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Bob Dylan, Nobel laureate? It's not so strange, really.

Pop songs as literature? Bob Dylan as a Nobel laureate? What is this world coming to? But it’s not so strange. The permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, which awarded Dylan the Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday, compared him to Homer and Sappho, and it’s a fact that great literature...
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