Sort By:  1-2 of 2 (1 page)
Results per page:


David Kirby

David Kirby is the Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of English at Florida State University and lives in Tallahassee, Florida. Among his thirty books is The House on Boulevard St.: New and Selected Poems (Louisiana State University Press, 2007), which was a finalist for the 2007 National Book Award. He has written on music for The Chicago Tribune, The Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times Book Review, TriQuarterly, The Washington Post, The South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Georgia Music, and others. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Little Richard : The Birth of Rock ‘N’ Roll

The Continuum, 2009

Scholarly Books


... Rock ‘n’ Roll Record? London : Faber & Faber, 1992. David Kirby . The House of Blue Light . Baton Rouge :...

Maritime Provinces: Acadia

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles


...Population: 285,000 (2001) Acadians are renowned for their love of song. Thus, according to legend, they sang hymns as they embarked on the ships that deported them in 1755 to the shores of New England...