Monday, February 15 2010
David Kirby's book asserts that ″A-wop-bop-a-loo-mop-a-lop-bam-boom″ was the cry that not only birthed rock 'n' roll, but created an entirely new world in its wake.
Sunday, October 14 2007
Ultra-Talk succeeds primarily when it allows Kirby the literature professor to do his thing most directly: explaining Shakespeare, Whitman, Dante, or Dickinson. But when he attempts to explore more mundane topics, Kirby reaches conclusions about the ordinary that may be revelations only to him.