Bob Dylan will finally accept his Nobel Prize in literature this weekend, but will receive the medal and diploma on his own terms: while he's on the road in Europe. Last year, the singer and songwriter famously declined to accept the award in person, citing prior engagements. On Wednesday, Swedish...
BBC reports.The academy said it would meet Dylan, 75, in private in the Swedish capital, where he is giving two concerts. He will not lecture in person but is expected to send a taped version. If he does not deliver a lecture by June,...Show More Summary
Since the American musician won the Nobel Prize in Literature last year, he has not yet picked up his award in person or delivered the customary lecture required for him to receive the prize money.
He's going through Stockholm on tour, so it would have been awkward to duck the Committee.
Bob Dylan is finally heading to Stockholm. Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature last year, and then ducked out of the award ceremony, though he did write an acceptance speech. Since the reclusive singer-songwriter is performing in Stockholm this weekend, he plans to meet with the Swedish Academy there ... More »
The long, strange saga of Bob Dylan and the Nobel Prize is finally about to end, and Dylan has figured out a way to game the system so that he won't have to do anything. When Dylan was first awarded the Nobel Prize For Literature last year -- an unprecedented honor for a popular musician…
Bob Dylan has finally arranged to accept his Nobel Prize in Literature, which he was awarded back in October, the BBC reports. This weekend, he’ll meet the academy in Stockholm, where he’s playing shows. Sometime before the June deadline, he is then expected to send a taped Nobel lecture, rather than delivering it in person. Show More Summary
From the secretary of the Swedish Academy, Sara Danius: In a few days Bob Dylan will visit Stockholm and give two concerts. The Swedish Academy is very much looking forward to the weekend and will show up at one of the performances. Please note that no Nobel Lecture will be held. The Academy has reason […]
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Bob Dylan, inexplicably awarded the Nobel Prize last year, will finally make it to Stockholm in a couple of days -- his tour kicks off with concerts there on 1 and 2 April. The Swedish Academy -- the poor folks who made the mistake of...Show More Summary
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