Sunday, May 15, 2011

Bob Dylan: Songwriter to the Legal Profession

Bob Dylan: Songwriter to the Legal Profession 

In 2006, now-University of Tennessee Law professor Alex Long scoured court filings and opinions and scholarly articles. His results: 

Dylan cited 186 times, far outpacing the rest of the top 10: the Beatles, 74; Bruce Springsteen, 69; Paul Simon, 59; Woody Guthrie, 43; the Rolling Stones, 39; the Grateful Dead, 32; Simon & Garfunkel, 30; Joni Mitchell, 28; and R.E.M., 27.

 Here is his article. Here is a story from the  Chicago Tribune.


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