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Writers Museum Celebrates Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan

The American Writers Museum’s exhibit ‘Bob Dylan: Electric’ looks at the first song writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature and the day Dylan plugged in for the first time

The American Writers Museum’s exhibit ‘Bob Dylan: Electric’ looks at the first song writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature and the day Dylan plugged in for the first time

There aren’t many moments when you can say, this one day was a turning point. The American Writers Museum has put one of those occasions at the center of an exhibit. First Light host Brian O’Keefe visited the museum this week and talked with museum President Carey Cranston

The Fender Stratocaster Bob Dylan played at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965 is the center piece of the ‘Bob Dylan: Electric’ exhibit at the American Writers Museum in Chicago

The Fender Stratocaster Bob Dylan played at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965 is the center piece of the ‘Bob Dylan: Electric’ exhibit at the American Writers Museum in Chicago

The American Writers Museum celebrates Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan with a temporary exhibit at its Michigan Avenue location. The exhibit is on display through April 30th.

The American Writers Museum celebrates Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan with a temporary exhibit at its Michigan Avenue location. The exhibit is on display through April 30th.