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Fonds F0002 - Clark Blaise fonds.

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CA ACU SPC F0002

Title

Clark Blaise fonds.

Date(s)

  • 1960- (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

8.5 m of textual records and other material ;cm.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Author and educator. Born April 10, 1940 in Fargo, North Dakota, of Canadian parents. Taught at various universities in Canada and the United States, where he currently resides. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 126-127.

Archival history

Acquired in 1980 and 1987 from C. Blaise.

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of the following series: correspondence; manuscript, arranged in two subseries, fiction and non-fiction; translation; works by other authors; works by creative writers ; photograph; and miscellaneous.

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Some items restricted.

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Text in English.

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Searchable online database.

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For additional archival material relating to C. Blaise see the Bharati Mukherjee fonds (MsC 50). Manuscripts of Days and nights in Calcutta co-authored by C. Blaise and Bharati Mukherjee.

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Title based on contents of fonds.

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Further accruals expected.

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Includes 86 photographs.

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ckey

1547610

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