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Damas, Léon-Gontran 1912-1978

Overview
Works: 94 works in 266 publications in 5 languages and 2,700 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Honoree, Narrator, ed
Classifications: PQ3959.D3, 841
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Pigments ; Névralgies by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

34 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veillées noires by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 1972 in French and English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black-Label; poèmes by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poètes d'expression française [d'Afrique Noire, Madagascar, Réunion, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Indochine, Guyane] 1900-1945 by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

14 editions published in 1947 in French and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African songs of love, war, grief, & abuse by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léon-Gontran Damas, 1912-1978 : founder of Negritude : a memorial casebook( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pigments by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

20 editions published between 1937 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poèsie de la negritude Leon Damas reads selected poems from Pigments, Graffiti, Black label, and Nevralgies by Léon-Gontran Damas( )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Névralgies by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in French and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hommage posthume à Léon-Gontran Damas, (1912-1978)( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primer Congreso de la Cultura Negra de las Américas, Cali, Colombia : [actas] by Congreso de Cultura Negra de las Américas( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black-Label ; suivi de Graffiti ; et de Poèmes nègres sur des airs africains by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in French and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troisième père fondateur de la négritude, L-G. Damas est né à Cayenne en 1912. Il revendique dans ce recueil son appartenance raciale sans triomphalisme, et propose un récit pour réduire le malaise existentiel de l'être noir par la dérision et la lucidité, entre fauvisme et surréalisme.--[Memento]
Retour de Guyane ; suivi de Misère noire : et autres écrits journalistiques by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

7 editions published between 1938 and 2003 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publié en 1938, cet ouvrage expose le problème guyanais. L'apprenti ethnologue et journaliste dévoile le vrai visage de la Guyane en analysant ses différents maux (économiques, sociologiques...) et aborde de façon plus générale le problème des Antilles
Poèmes nègres sur des airs africains by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graffiti by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negritude by Léon-Gontran Damas( Recording )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léon-Gontran Damas : un homme, un nègre en quête de l'universel : actes du colloque international de Cayenne, 3-8 novembre 1998( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negritude selected poems by Léon-Gontran Damas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insularité & poésie by Aimé Césaire( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pigmentos by Léon-Gontran Damas( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Damas, L. G.

Damas, L.-G. 1912-1978

Damas, L.-G. (Lon-Gontran), 1912-1978

Damas, Lon Gontran 1912-

Damas, Lon Gontran 1912-1978

Gontran Damas, Lon- 1912-1978

Leo-Gontran Damas

Lon Damas French Guiana politician

Lon-Gontran Damas franzsischer Schriftsteller

Леон-Гонтран Дамас

لئون-گونتران داماس

لێئۆن-گونتران داما

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Twentieth-century literary criticism. excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers, 1900-1960