Author: Mike Marqusee

(1953–2015), American Radical, Cricket fanatic authored a number of books on the politics of culture, on topics ranging from cricket to Bob Dylan.

October 14, 2016 /

The protest songs for which Bob Dylan is most famous were written in a 20-month burst in the early 1960s. Within a year Dylan had turned his back on them – not in renunciation of politics, argued Late Mike Marqusee, but to pursue a deeper kind of radicalism