File FL0196 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

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CA ACU SPC F0008-S0001-FL0196


Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.


  • 1963-1979 (Creation)

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25 items : 31 pages

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  • Contracts (1963 July 11 - 1979 November 19), between CBC and Alden Nowlan.
  • Contracts for rights to broadcast works by A. Nowlan; for commissioning the writing of poetry, short stories, radio and television drama; and for guest appearances on various radio and television programs as interviewee, panelist and reader. Includes references to the following: Gardens of the wind; The shaft of light; Celebration (When we drive...); The execution; Summer; A night hawk fell with a sound like a shudder; Aunt Jane; Patricia Grey; Charlie; Saint John River; Looking for Nancy; The Chianti drinker's poem; Nests; He walks by moonlight; Vertigo; The worst Christmas gift that I ever received; The first game of the finals; There was an old woman from Wexford : radio play; A very common prescription; On being detested by a friend; Election song; He grows in understanding; Footnote on the 21st century history of Canadian literature; In praise of the great bull walrus; "Good sir," said Sancho Panza, "Take my advice and do not die".

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