Bob Dylan performs on July 4, 1978 at the Pavillon de Paris. Pierre Guillaud/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan Is A Literary 'Alchemist'

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Bob Dylan performs in Chicago in 1978. He is the first American to claim the Nobel Prize in literature since Toni Morrison won in 1993. Paul Natkin/Getty Images hide caption

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Barney Hoskyns on Bob Dylan & Small Town Talk

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Bob Dylan's new compilation, The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12, is out now. Don Hunstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Day Dylan Got It Right

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Bob Dylan's new compilation, The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12, comes out Nov. 5. Don Hunstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Bob Dylan, Big Grams, Bill Ryder-Jones, Daughter Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Bob Dylan, Frank Turner, Daughter And More

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