Recent Encounters

With actor, director, Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Sam Shepard, Ulysses Pub, New York City, "Bloomsday," June 16, 2008.

John with Donn Pearce, author of the classic novel and screen play, Cool Hand Luke, at Pearce's home in Fort Lauderdale, FL, January 2004

John with legendary Beat poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, City Lights Books, San Francisco, California, May 30, 2002.  Copies of Allen Ginsberg's monumental Howl published by Ferlinghetti in 1955 can be seen in the background.  Ferlinghetti introduced Dylan to Ginsberg.  Dylan hung out at City Lights when playing at Berkley in the sixties.

With poet/playwright Michael McClure in San Francisco, California, May 29, 2002.  McClure co-wrote "Mercedes-Benz" with Janice Joplin and his work influenced  Jim Morrison and others.

With Pulitzer Prize winning American novelist, William Styron (Sophie's Choice, Confessions of Nat Turner),
Columbia, SC, March 12, 2001

John with actor Martin Sheen on the set of "O", April 1999, Charleston, SC. (John plays a smaller part in the film than Mr. Sheen.)

John with the legendary American author John Updike, in Columbia, SC, November 28, 1998

John talks with Jimmy Buffett downtown Charleston, SC, October 30, 1998.

John sits in with the legendary zydeco pioneer Roy Carrier on Monday, November 9, 1998 at the Athens Brewing Company, Athens, GA.

John with Tom Richards of the nationally syndicated Tom Richards Fishing Show at the National Catfish Tournament at Lake Marion, SC., September 26, 1998.

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