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Davey, Frank 1940-

Overview
Works: 138 works in 369 publications in 3 languages and 5,961 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Bio-bibliography  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9199.3.D28, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Davey
Mr. and Mrs. G.G. the media princess and the court philosopher by Frank Davey( )
8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Canada's first mixed-race vice-regal couple, Adrienne Clarkson and John Ralston Saul are one of the country's most conventionally unconventional couples. This bemused look at their partnership chronicles their years in the public eye with anecdotes tha
Margaret Atwood : a feminist poetics by Frank Davey( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Davey reveals Margaret Atwood's extraordinary facility with language as well as her mistrust of it
When Tish happens the unlikely story of Canada's "most influential literary magazine" by Frank Davey( )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicling the birth of Tish, the University of British Columbia?s poetry newsletter, this history describes the ideologies and devotion of its contributing poets and editors and the publication that followed. The evolution of this artistic venture, which represented a clear break from older Canadian poets and styles and a clash with entrenched Canadian cultural and political assumptions, is related by one of its founding members
Post-national arguments : the politics of the Anglophone-Canadian novel since 1967 by Frank Davey( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earle Birney by Frank Davey( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From there to here : a guide to English-Canadian literature since 1960 by Frank Davey( Book )
11 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Dudek & Raymond Souster by Frank Davey( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aka bpNichol a preliminary biography by Frank Davey( )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflecting on the career of a prominent poet, this biography focuses on Canadian wordsmith Barrie Nicholmore commonly known by his pen name, bpNicholwho was a practicing lay psychoanalyst and vice president of one the largest and long-lasting North American communes for more than a decade. Recognizing his international influence as both a visual and sound poet, Nichol's literary achievements are reviewed, including The Martyrologya renowned, seven-volume poemfour novels, two musical comedies, six children's books, hundreds of hand-drawn visual poems, and even 10 episodes of Jim Henson's hit television series Fraggle Rock. Penned by one of Nichol's numerous literary collaborators, this account reveals the close connections among the writer's various activities, particularly how the autobiographical inquiries and Freudian dream theory linked with the young poet's biographical self-awareness. The book demonstrates how the subject's main psychoanalytic client was his own writing, following Nichol as he explored its slips, accidental puns, and unintended meanings and implications for the communal future of the human speciesboth in high literature and comical prime time television
Surviving the paraphrase : eleven essays on Canadian literature by Frank Davey( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reading Canadian reading by Frank Davey( Book )
9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How Linda died by Frank Davey( )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writing with a stark, self-questioning tone, author Frank Davey recalls the last year of his wife Linda's battle with an inoperable brain tumor. Through Davey's detailed daily journal entries, this book provides a sober, uncompromisingly direct account of a family's struggle to help make their loved one's time more comfortable. Composed of moments in which ugliness and tenderness intertwine, it shows how the devastation extends to the family, making them question their own memories as they watch a once-vital woman unravel. Davey describes the demons of a past Linda can no longer share. Davey also comments on the frustrations of dealing with today's underfunded and disorganized health care and presents the struggle to maintain dignity in the face of a graceless medical system
Arcana by Frank Davey( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back to the war by Frank Davey( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canadian literary power by Frank Davey( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King of swords by Frank Davey( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The arches : selected poems by Frank Davey( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Weeds by Frank Davey( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karla's web : a cultural investigation of the Mahaffy-French murders by Frank Davey( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four myths for Sam Perry by Frank Davey( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'an trentiesme; selected poems, 1961-70 by Frank Davey( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in French and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davey, Frank
Davey, Frankland Wilmot
Davey, Frankland Wilmot, 1940-
Languages
English (149)
French (3)
Italian (1)
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