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Rudy Wiebe fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0015 · Fonds · 1953-2008

Fonds consists of correspondence; research material; notes; manuscripts of novels, short stories, children's literature, television plays and screenplays; speeches; lectures; works on R. Wiebe; and material relating to R. Wiebe's editing of short story anthologies. Includes material relating to R. Wiebe's teaching creative writing courses at the University of Alberta and to his involvement with the Writers' Union of Canada and Canada Council, as well as conferences, writers' festivals, committees, workshops, juries and readings. Accession 349/84.16, consisting of Glenbow Foundation manuscript Frank Collicutt and his Willow Springs Herefords, 1957 (photocopy), Accession 350/84.17 consisting of Glenbow Foundation manuscript Claude Gallinger and his Killearn Shorthorns, 1957 (photocopy), and Accession 386/86.08, consisting of Foothills, v. 1, no. 1, April 2, 1985 with article Wiebe: Riel is a legitimate, authentic, mythic hero by Kelly Pitman and 2 audiocassettes with a Riel workshop and a reading by R. Wiebe, filed with Accession 329/83.26 (box 44).

Wiebe, Rudy Henry
Christie Harris fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0017 · Fonds · 1928-1999

Fonds consists of records created or accumulated by Harris during her lifetime and career. Records include business and personal correspondence, manuscripts from her literary output of novels, short stories, poetry, radio plays and non-fiction works, speeches and workshops.

Harris, Christie Lucy Irwin
Leona Gom fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0020 · Fonds · 1959-2003

Fonds consists of correspondence; research material; manuscripts, ranging from rough to final drafts, of poems, poetry collections, short stories and novels; scrapbook; promotional material for poetry readings; and published works.
Likely the last accrual (Acc. 2016.024) of 4 boxes of material, with a date range of 1973-2008, was received in 2016. It includes manuscripts, correspondence and research for last novel Exclusion Principle (box 1-2), correspondence relating to novels, Hating Gladys, After Image, Double Negative, and Freeze Frame as well as a poetry collection Collected Poems. There are also notes for an early film script and early radio plays. Also included are some contracts, reviews of her work in newspapers and other publications, interviews and readings she gave for the media including CBC and the National Film Board which are recorded on audio cassette tapes, film (NFB), and VHS. Ms. Gom maintained a separate general correspondence series which she divided in literary and personal correspondence.

Gom, Leona
Marion Kathleen Henry fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0032 · Fonds · 1914-1922, 1948-1973

Fonds consists of manuscript and published edition of poetry chapbook Centaurs of the wind. - Toronto : Ryerson Press, 1956; reviews of and other material relating to Centaurs of the wind; manuscripts of thirty-five poems; biographical sketches of the poet; newsclippings of poetry by and articles about M. K. Henry; photographs of the author and others; and sketches and watercolours by M. K. Henry. Includes explanatory notes by M. K. Henry's daughter, Joyce Goodwin.

Henry, Marion Kathleen
David Bromige fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0043 · Fonds · 1961-1973

Fonds consists of letters from poets Earle Birney, George Bowering, Frank Davey, David Dawson, Al Purdy and others, discussing poetry, the TISH poetry group and various other topics; letters from Louis Dudek, Fred Cogswell and Victor Coleman relating to D. Bromige's submission of poetry to various periodicals for publication consideration; correspondence with Atlantic Monthly relating to a poem by G. Bowering published in that periodical; and manuscripts of poetry by G. Bowering and an analysis by D. Bromige of G. Bowering's poem The red hot element.

Bromige, David
Robert Hilles fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0126 · Fonds · 1971-2003

Fonds consists of correspondence and manuscripts of poems, poetry collections, prose, novels, short stories, speeches and book reviews as well as manuscripts submitted to various journals/anthologies and granting agencies. Also includes notebooks, diaries and journals, photographs, published works in journals and anthologies, reviews and articles about R. Hilles and miscellaneous material, including works by others.

Hilles, Robert
Christopher Wiseman fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0130 · Fonds · 196-?-1998

Fonds consists of correspondence; manuscripts of poetry, short stories, addresses, articles, essays, reviews; university and teaching related material; works on C. Wiseman; photographs; and published works.

Wiseman, Christopher
Murdoch Burnett fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0133 · Fonds · 1960-1968, (1971)-2002

Fonds consist of correspondence; manuscripts of poetry, performance pieces, articles, interviews and reviews; journals and notebooks; photographs; recordings of Burnett reading his poetry to music; published works; and works about M. Burnett.

Burnett, Murdoch
William Leach fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0140 · Fonds · 198-?-2001

Fonds consists of correspondence, manuscripts, published works, works by others, sound recordings, realia, books and periodicals.

Leach, William
Zoë Landale fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0142 · Fonds · 1967-2008

Fonds consists of correspondence and manuscripts of poems, poetry collections, novels, short stories, prose, articles, book reviews, columns, essays and speeches. Also includes journals, notebooks and daytimers; university files including creative writing assignments and teaching-related material; Federation of British Columbia files; Vancouver Industrial Writers Union files including manuscripts for poetry anthology Shop talk edited by Z. Landale; articles, reviews and other material about Z. Landale and her family; material relating to conferences, courses and readings; miscellaneous material; works by others; and published works. Accession 933/13.32 includes records that are additions to existing series: Federation of British Columbia Writers (an award for service acknowledging Landale's presidency, 1989); Works about (articles, catalogues and reviews, 2008-2010); Daytimers and notebooks (2007-2010); Journals (including descriptions of Landale's travels in British Columbia and to New York, and reflections on faith). The accession also consists of personal and business correspondence and manuscript materials for the young adult novel, "Waterlight." A new series is included in this accession on Editing and includes records related to Landale's role as compiler and editor of the anthology "Slice Me Some Truth" (2008-2009).

Landale, Zoë