Bob Dylan and Philosophy: It's Alright Ma (I'm Only Thinking) (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Bob Dylan and Philosophy: It's Alright Ma (I'm Only Thinking) (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Peter Vernezze


The legions of Bob Dylan enthusiasts understand that Dylan isn't just a very good composer, author, and performer, yet an outstanding philosopher besides. In Bob Dylan and Philosophy, eighteen philosophers examine Dylan’s moral positions, political commitments, perspectives on gender and sexuality, and his advanced and arguable attitudes towards faith. All stages of Dylan’s output are lined, from his early acoustic folks ballads and anthem-like protest songs to his debatable change to electrical guitar to his occasionally perplexing, usually profound track of the Nineteen Seventies and past. The e-book examines diversified facets of Dylan’s inventive concept via a philosophical lens, together with own identification, unfavourable and confident freedom, enlightenment and postmodernism in his social feedback, and the morality of bootlegging. an interesting advent to deep philosophical truths, the booklet offers Dylan lovers with a chance to benefit approximately philosophy whereas impressing lovers of philosophy with the deeper implications of his highbrow achievements.

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