Université du Temps Libre conference: “A poet named Bob Dylan

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Lecture by André Foures.
After a half-century career and almost 500 songs, Bob Dylan was already a myth when the Royal Swedish Academy awarded him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016.

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This was a decision that provoked many comments, reservations and even cries of horror! It was an insult to poetry! How could these "ritornellos", sung by a monotonous, nasal voice, with an excessively hoarse tone and accompanied by endless harmonica pieces, be put on the same footing as the literary work of a T.S Eliot, a Saint-John Perse or a Pablo Neruda. It will be proposed to forget the music and focus on the words and sources of inspiration of an American bard whose vast repertoire has touched, spoken and moved several generations.

Languages spoken

  • French

Types

  • Cultural

Categories

  • Conference

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Animals are not accepted.

Prices

Extra cost: 5 € per conference (member) / 8 € per conference (non-member Seynois) / 15 € per conference (non-member non-Seynois). Annual membership card: 8 € reduced rate and 15 € full rate for Seynois / 30 € full rate for non-seynois. Registration required.

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Opening

Ouvert le 28/02/2022
  • Le LUNDI de 17:00:00 à 19:00:00

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Université du Temps Libre conference: “A poet named Bob Dylan

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Université du Temps Libre conference: “A poet named Bob Dylan

Auditorium du collège Paul Eluard
43 rue Marcel Pagnol
83500 La Seyne-sur-Mer