Turn the Beat Around
The Secret History of Disco
From Library Staff
Shapiro's history of disco shares with Tim Lawrence's "Love Saves the Day" a lot of passion and advocacy for disco as a source of radical resistance. But while Lawrence's more academically inflected history generally avoids fanboy-like rhapsodizing over the sound of disco's greatest re... Read More »
One part cultural study, one part urban history, and one part glitter-pop confection,Turn the Beat Aroundis the most comprehensive study of the Me Generation to date.