WorldCat Identities

Davis, Thulani

Overview
Works: 56 works in 121 publications in 3 languages and 5,151 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Drama  History  Biography‡vPictorial works  Pictorial works  Genealogy  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Singer, Signer, Performer, Interviewee, Scenarist
Classifications: BP223.Z8, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Thulani Davis
 
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Most widely held works by Thulani Davis
1959 : a novel by Thulani Davis( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.E.B. Du Bois a biography in four voices( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four prominent African-American writers each narrate a period in the life of the sociologist and author W.E.B. Du Bois, and describe his impact on their work. They chronicle Du Bois' role as a founder of the NAACP, organizer of the first Pan-African Congress, editor of Crisis, a journal of the black cultural renaissance, and author of a series of landmark sociological studies. Anathematized during the McCarthy years, Du Bois immigrated to Ghana, the first independent African state, where he died
Malcolm X : the great photographs by Thulani Davis( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and German and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black and white photographs of Malcolm X during his public career, 1960-65, by some of the best known photographers. Includes a chronology and an essay on his life and ideas. No index. Distributed by Workman
Maker of saints : a novel by Thulani Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York, a black woman painter searches for the killer of a friend who fell from a balcony. She suspects a white art critic who was the friend's lover. The suspect is the same man who destroyed her own career with a review. She sets out to trap him
Paid in full by Wood Harris( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace works at a laundromat, struggling to get by, while his friend Mitch lives the high life selling heroin. Out delivering laundry one day, Ace meets Lulu, a big time coke dealer, who lives better than anyone Ace has ever known. When Lulu leaves some coke in the pocket of a coat he's having cleaned, Ace returns it to him, and Lulu rewards him for his honesty by letting him keep the drugs. The drugs and money flow, and Ace tries to keep everyone happy, but there are some who want what's his, and will stop at nothing to get it
X the life and times of Malcolm X : an opera in three acts by Anthony Davis( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing the changes by Thulani Davis( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections by Bernadette Speach( )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amistad by Anthony Davis( Recording )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everybody's Ruby by Thulani Davis( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated March 6, 1999, with brief notes handwritten by video director throughout
Pilgrimage by Roscoe Mitchell( )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without borders by Bernadette Speach( Recording )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the renegade ghosts rise by Thulani Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amistad : an opera in two acts by Anthony Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

X : the life and times of Malcolm X by Thulani Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A synopsis by Thulani Davis
Amistad by Anthony Davis( )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Literature of death and dying by Thulani Davis( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing solitaire by Thulani Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

X : the life and times of Malcolm X by Anthony Davis( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Confederate kinfolk : a twenty-first century freedwoman confronts her roots by Thulani Davis( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this compelling intersection of genealogy, memoir, and history. Davis picks up where her grandmother left off. Inspired by an 1890s photograph of a black teenager dressed in Campbell family tartan, Davis finds herself on a journey to places from Missouri to Mississippi to Alabama, and even back to her home town in Virginia."--Jacket
 
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Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.23 for Malcolm X ... to 0.90 for Artist and ...)

1959 : a novel
Alternative Names
Thulani Davis American writer

Thulani Davis Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Тулани Дэвис

Languages
English (87)

German (1)

French (1)

Covers
Maker of saints : a novelMy confederate kinfolk : a twenty-first century freedwoman discovers her rootsContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community