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The dylanist

  • 312 Pages
  • 1.53 MB
  • English
HarperCollins , New York, NY
StatementBrian Morton.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O88186 D94 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination312 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1890894M
ISBN 100060166622
LC Control Number90055973

The Dylanist: A Novel Paperback – March 1, by Brian Morton (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback /5(5). The Dylanist book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Telling the story of Sally Burke, a young woman raised by radicals, who /5. It's not that it's a bad book (I've read much worse), it's just that it doesn't seem to go anywhere, which, while that may be the point, doesn't make it interesting. Sally is a Dylanist although it's never made clear exactly what is meant by this.4/5.

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Sally Burke is a clever and perceptive girl who suffers a tremendous confusion. The daughter of fiercely committed left-wing activists—her mother a radical freethinker, her father a communist union-organizer&#;she finds little comfort in. It's not that it's a bad book (I've read much worse), it's just that it doesn't seem to go anywhere, The dylanist book, while that may be the point, doesn't make it interesting.

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Ben McMahon, her next lover, is another unionizer who recognizes Sally's quandary: she is a ``Dylanist,'' a wanderer for whom feelings and experience are ends in themselves. Through her father's death she gains an awareness of mortality, and concludes that she can continue his struggle in domestic (rather than political) terms by raising a.

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Burroughs, and Allen style is also reminiscent of Arthur Rimbaud's in A Season in section of the book parodies the Lead Belly song "Black Betty". [citation needed] Author: Bob Dylan. The character of Francis Xavier Burke of The Dylanist is an idealized version of his father.

In he finished the book. In he was working as a co-editor for the book review of the magazine Dissent, where he became executive editor in Through his connections at Dissent Morton found Harvey Klinger as an agent who loved the book.

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