David Kirby
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Little Richard: The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll
15 Feb 2010 // 3:59 PM

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.

Ultra-Talk by David Kirby
14 Oct 2007 // 6:00 PM

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.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

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"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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