Thulani Davis is a writer and interdisciplinary artist who works in a wide range of forms including journalism, fiction, poetry and spoken word, memoir, drama, and the opera libretto. Among her works are 1959 (1992) and My Confederate Kinfolk: A Twenty-First Century Freedwoman Discovers Her Roots (2006).
Davis penned the librettos for the operas Amistad, which enjoyed a successful run at the 2008 Spoleto Festival in Charleston, SC, and X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X. She strives as well to incorporate Buddhist practice into her work. Davis currently teaches playwriting at New York University.
1959: A Novel
Call Number: PS3554.A93779 A615 2001
Location: Circulating Collection -- 2nd Floor Memorial Library
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My Confederate Kinfolk: A 20th Century Freedwoman Discovers Her Roots
The Maker of Saints
Everybody's Ruby: The Story of a Murder in Florida: A Play