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Davis, Frank Marshall 1905-1987

Overview
Works: 47 works in 112 publications in 2 languages and 7,425 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Autobiographies  Biographies  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Musical settings  Songs 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Frank Marshall Davis
American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Black moods : collected poems by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings of Frank Marshall Davis : a voice of the black press by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Marshall Davis (1905-1987) was a central figure in the black press, working as reporter and editor for the Atlanta World, the Associated Negro Press, the Chicago Star, and the Honolulu Record . Writings of Frank Marshall Davis presents a selection of Davis's nonfiction, providing an unprecedented insight into one journalist's ability to reset the terms of public conversation and frame the news to open up debate among African Americans and all Americans. During the middle of the twentieth century, Davis set forth a radical vision that challenged the status quo. His commentary on race r
I am the American Negro by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

11 editions published between 1937 and 1975 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black man's verse by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

11 editions published between 1935 and 1975 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

47th Street : poems by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

10 editions published between 1948 and 1975 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through sepia eyes : four poems by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glimpses of night = Nachtstücke : für hohe Stimme, Klavier und Orchester by Werner Heider( )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awakening : and other poems by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreams from my real father( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barack Obama is portrayed in this movie by a voiceover actor who chronicles Barack Obama's life journey in socialism, from birth through his election to the Presidency. The film begins by presenting the case that Barack Obama's real father was Frank Marshall Davis, a Communist Party USA propagandist who likely shaped Obama's world view during his formative years
Through sepia eyes by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four glimpses of night : for contralto with flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello by Frank E Warren( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Livin' the blues : memoirs of a Black journalist and poet by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry: Black Man's Verse (1935), I Am The American Negro (1937), Through Sepia Eyes (1938), and 47th Street: Poems (1948), which brought him high esteem and visibility in the literary world. Davis turned his back on a sustained literary career by moving to Hawaii in 1948. There he cut himself off from the busy world of Chicago writers and virtually disappeared from literary history until interest in his work was revived in the 1960s Black Arts Movement, which hailed him
Per fiati VII : für Alt-Saxophon Solo mit Texten von Frank M. Davis by Wolfgang Hildemann( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per fiati VII : für Alt-Saxophon Solo by Wolfgang Hildemann( )

1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz interlude : seven musical poems by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black moods : collected poems, new and old by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glimpses of night = Nachtstücke für hohe Stimme, Klavier und Orchester by Werner Heider( )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Livin' the Blues: Memoirs of a Black Journalist and Poet (Wisconsin studies in American autobiography) by Frank Marshall Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New challenge : a literary quarterly( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
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Black moods : collected poemsWritings of Frank Marshall Davis : a voice of the black pressLivin' the blues : memoirs of a Black journalist and poetBlack moods : collected poems, new and oldContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Davis, Frank M.

Davis, Frank M. 1905-1987

Frank Marshall Davis Amerikaans journalist (1905-1987)

Frank Marshall Davis giornalista, poeta e attivista statunitense

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Languages
English (99)

German (1)