Series S0002 - Manuscripts

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CA ACU SPC F0005-S0002




  • 1945-1946 1954-1976 (Creation)

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812 items.

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Consists of two sub-series: fiction (716 items) and non-fiction (96 items). Some material is undated. Fiction manuscripts include anthologies, novels, poetry, television drama and short stories. Arranged by form, then chronologically within each group. Non-fiction manuscripts include speeches, essays, reviews. Arranged alphabetically by title.

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In addition idividual files may include more than manuscripts and correspondence. For example, the anthology Creation includes short stories, a television play, an essay and an interview. This original arrangement reflects Kroetsch's activities.

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