Thomas Carr Frank is an American political analyst, historian, and journalist. He co-founded and edited The Baffler magazine. Frank is the author of the books What's the Matter with Kansas? and Listen, Liberal, among others. From 2008 to 2010 he wrote "The Tilting Yard", a column in The Wall Street Journal. A historian of culture and ideas, Frank analyzes trends in American electoral politics and propaganda, advertising, popular culture, mainstream journalism, and economics. His topics include the rhetoric and impact of culture wars in American political life and the relationship between politics and culture in the United States.
|Born||Thomas Carr Frank, March 21, 1965, Kansas City, Missouri, United States|
|Alma mater||University of Virginia (B.A.) University of Chicago (M.A, Ph.D.)|
|Occupation||Political analyst, columnist, historian, journalist|
|Known for||Co-founder of The Baffler, culture war author|
|Notable work||What's the Matter with Kansas?|
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|IMDb||Thomas Frank's IMDb|
Widely known for his CollegeInfoGeek podcast and YouTube channel of the same name. He has also run a blog of the same name, where he frequently posts studying tips, hacks, and advice for college students.
He graduated from Iowa State University in 2013 with a degree in management information systems.
He has earned more than 2 million subscribers and 118 million total views to his YouTube channel. In 2015, his debut book 10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades (While Studying Less) was published.
He was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa. He has been in a relationship with fellow YouTuber Anna aka The Brass Rabbit.
he collaborated with mattdavella on YouTube videos.
- What's the Matter with Kansas? (film) - What's the Matter with Kansas? is a 2009 documentary film by filmmakers Joe Winston and Laura Cohen. It is based on the book What's the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America by Thomas Frank.
- American Feud: A History of Conservatives and Liberals (film). Includes interviews with Frank speaking about "red states", "blue states" and other aspects of American politics.
- The Trap (TV Documentary Series) . Frank appears in part two of the BBC documentary series.
- Writers from Kansas City, Missouri
- American book editors
- American male essayists
Latest information about Thomas Frank updated on June 07 2021.