BOB DYLAN: wins Spain’s Prince of Asturias Arts Prize / gana Premio Príncipe de Asturias (Artes)

On 13 June 2007 Bob Dylan was awarded the Prince of Asturias Prize for the
Arts in Spain.
El 13 de junio de 2007, Bob Dylan fue galardonado en España con el Premio
Príncipe de Asturias (variante Artes).

Detailed news in English:

http://in.today.reuters.com/news/newsArticle.aspx?type=entertainmentNews&sto
ryID=2007-06-14T005235Z_01_NOOTR_RTRMDNC_0_India-302973-1.xml

Información detallada en castellano:
http://www.elpais.com/articulo/cultura/Dylan/gana/Principe/Asturias/Artes/e
lpepucul/20070613elpepucul_3/Tes (El País, 14 de junio de 2007).

Dylan joins Woody Allen, Pedro Almodóvar and Paco de Lucía on the roll-call
of this major Spanish prize, whose International Cooperation variant went
this year to Al Gore.

This award is certainly not surprising in view of Dylan’s high profile in
Spain and the Spanish-speaking world generally. Those interested in
knowinbg more about that subject might care to look at my own study,
‘Guitars and Tarantulas’, at:
www.geocities.com/Athens/Oracle/6752/caen2.pdf

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NOTE ADDED / NOTA AGREGADA 4-1-08:

I have written an article on this award / He escrito un texto sobre este premio.

Details / detalles:

      ‘Bob Dylan and Spain’s Prince of Asturias Prize for the Arts’, The Bridge (Gateshead, UK), No. 29, Winter 2007, pp. 73-80; on-line at: www.geocities.com/christopherrollason/DylanAsturiasENrev.pdf; versión española,

      ‘Bob Dylan y el Premio Príncipe Asturias de las Artes’, 2007,

      www.geocities.com/christopherrollason/DylanAsturiasESrev.pdf

 

 

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