David Kirby


David Kirby is the author of numerous books, including The House on Boulevard St.: New and Selected Poems, a finalist for the 2007 National book Award. His biography, Little Richard: The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll, was hailed by the Times Literary Supplement of London as a ‘hymn of praise to the emancipatory power of nonsense.” His latest book of poetry is Talking About Movies with Jesus. He is the Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of English at Florida State University.

This reading was recorded at The Warehouse, Tallahassee, Florida, on September 17, 2013.