Fonds F0003 - Joanna M. Glass fonds.

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Joanna M. Glass fonds.


  • 1935-2012 (Creation)

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7.22 m of textual records
289 photographs
2 compact discs
7 audio cassettes
17 videocassettes
1 water colour

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Canadian playwright and novelist Joanna McClelland Glass was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, in 1936. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 464-466; and The Oxford companion to Canadian theatre, p. 234-235.

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Acquired between 1978 and 2010. MsC 317, consisting of short stories At the King Edward Hotel and East, donated by the Manitoba Theatre Centre.

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Fonds consists of general correspondence and correspondence relating to individual titles; manuscripts ranging from rough drafts and fragments to production scripts of stage plays, screenplays, novels, short stories and essays; promotional, production and review material; works on J.M. Glass including awards; photographs; posters; audio and video cassettes; miscellaneous; and published works.

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Text in English.

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Searchable online database. File level inventory for Accessions 421/88.02, 564/95.2 and 874/10.2 available at repository.

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Includes 289 photographs, 2 compact discs, 7 audio cassettes and 17 videocassettes.

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