Blowin’ in the Wind – A Bob Dylan Symposium


Film screening at the Bnai  Zion auditorium, Beit Hatfutsot. “Bob Dylan: Don’t Look Back”. Directed by D. A. Pennebaker, 1967, 96 minutes, courtesy of the Library of Congress, English (no subtitles).

Introduction by Shmulik Duvdevani from the Steve Tisch School of Film and Television, Tel Aviv University

First Seat at the Cymbalista Auditorium, Tel Aviv Campus

Introduction: Dan Laor, head of Cymbalista Center

Karen Alkalay-Gut: the uniqueness of Bob Dylan’s love songs.

Stephen Hazan Arnoff: A mysticist or a poet? Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

Yoav Frumer: how Bob Dylan’s work reflects the search of a new Jewish-American identity in the 20th century

Songs: Chen Holtman (soprano) and Avichai Yaacovian (piano)

Coffee Break

Second Seat at the Cymbalista Auditorium, Tel Aviv Campus

Introduction: Orit Shacham Gover, Chief Curator, Beit Hatfutsot Museum

Uri Misgav: Into the mystery of Bob Dylan’s memoirs

Nisim Caldaron: Meir Ariel’s Hebrew translations of Bob Dylan

Oded Zehavi: Dylan’s vocal attitudes

Arnon Rosenthal: readings from Dylan’s chronicles

A guided tour at the exhibition Forever Young, Beit Hatfutsot (1st floor), with exhibition curators, Asaf Galay and Amitay Achiman

Concert & Talk with Shlomi Shaban, at the Bnai  Zion auditorium, Beit Hatfutsot

Host: Boaz Cohen, 88FM

Symposium – free entrance | Concert – 100 Nis

Shlomi Shaban (photo: Orit Pnini)

Shlomi Shaban (photo: Orit Pnini)

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