Visiting Bob: 100 Poets with 100 Poems Celebrating Bob Dylan

May 23, 2019

Credit © 2018 New Rivers Press

Among the many events during this year's Duluth Dylan Fest, there was the poetry event on Wednesday night at Teatro Zuccone featuring poems from the anthology Visiting Bob: Poems Inspired by the Life and Work of Bob Dylan, edited by Thom Tammaro and Alan Davis and published in 2018 by New Rivers Press in Moorhead, Minnesota.  

Another reading will take place at noon today at Zenith Bookstore in Duluth.  KUMD visits with Thom Tammaro, one of the books editors.

The book contains 100 poems by 100 poets, including such notables as Robert Bly, Charles Bukowski, Johnny Cash, Diane di Prima, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, Tony Hoagland, Yusef Komunyakaa, Dorianne Laux, Paul Muldoon, Linda Pastan, Patti Smith, and Anne Waldman.