I tried to make sense of it all in an essay that appeared in the Statesman-Journal the morning of his show.
It had the most amazing impact. On the day it appeared, Dylan's road manager called the newspaper with the message that "Bob wants to see you -- he read your piece and was knocked out by it." The star was appearing in Portland, 40 miles north, that night, and I should meet him backstage after his show.
I did, with my then-wife Katie.
That's a story for another day. For now, here's the article I wrote.