Stephen Daniel Arnoff, author of a new book entitled “About Man & God & Law: The Spiritual Wisdom of Bob Dylan” (and host of a similarly-titled podcast), joins Dan and Lex for a conversation that’s a little bit about Bob Dylan — but largely about his influence on others, including American Jews.
You can purchase “About Man & God & Law: The Spiritual Wisdom of Bob Dylan” via this link. Check out Arnoff’s podcast about Bob Dylan’s spiritual wisdom by clicking here. For the video of Aretha Franklin at the Kennedy Center’s celebration of Carole King, referenced by Arnoff, click here. Lex ties Dylan’s song “Blowin’ in the Wind” to the book of Ecclesiastes. To view a past Judaism Unbound program that explored Ecclesiastes in more detail, click here.
About Judaism Unbound: Mixing their own analysis with interviews of leading thinkers, practitioners, and even “regular Jews,” Dan Libenson and Lex Rofeberg look to push past the bounds of what it means to be Jewish in the 21st century.