Bob Dylan to perform in Sweden in April after Nobel no-show

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View photosMoreSinger Bob Dylan in Los Angeles January 12, 2012. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Nobel literature laureate Bob Dylan will perform in Sweden in April, offering the singer a chance to give the lecture that is a requirement for getting the $870,000 prize. The media-shy Dylan declined to attend the Nobel ceremony on Saturday. But he is scheduled to perform in Stockholm on April 1 and 2 and in Lund in southern Sweden on April 9, his website said. In order to receive the prize, Dylan needs to give a lecture within six months from Dec. 10. It does not necessarily need not be delivered in Stockholm. Sara Danius, permanent secretary and member of the Swedish Academy that awards the literature prize, said that...

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