Posts Tagged: Self Portrait

Kahlo vs. Kardashian: The Subversive Potential of the Female Self-Portrait


Where does the line between the self-portrait and the selfie fall? ...more

Anna March’s Reading Mixtape #13: Bob Dylan


That’s how I experience the world, courtesy of Bob. I’m lucky. Bob will get you through. ...more

Do We Really Need Another Self Portrait?


A few months ago, we sang the praises of Bob Dylan’s Blonde on Blonde with an essay from Helena Fitzgerald.

This month, CBS Records is releasing bootlegs/session tracks from a different, much less beloved Dylan album: Self Portrait.

Kevin Courrier has some thoughts on why Another Self Portrait could be what the original wasn’t and what it (perhaps unintentionally) tells us about Dylan’s “violent battles with his audience to keep redefining himself.”