...Bob Dylan and the Nobel Peace Prize.
Bob Dylan won't be attending the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony to accept his award in person, putting the singer-songwriter again in the news. The New York Times previously had written about what it means that Dylan won in the category of literature.
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Kariann Goldschmitt, assistant professor of music, is an ethnomusicologist and popular music scholar who, in addition to writing for academic publications, contributes to magazines and blogs like Sounding Out! and Sounds and Colours. She is interested in how popular and traditional music represents difference in the global music market. Goldschmitt teaches courses like American Popular Music In the Twentieth Century.