File FL0008 - Metcalf, John

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CA ACU SPC F0018-S0016-FL0008


Metcalf, John


  • 1973 April (Creation)

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2 audio tape cassettes (27 min.) : 4.75 cm/sec., mono.

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  • Interview : Richler.
  • File consists of sound recording of J. Metcalf interviewing Mordecai Richler. Includes discussion of naturalistic novels, satire, black humour, caricature, film, authors influencing M. Richler's literary work, and M. Richler's novels, especially Cocksure.
  • Includes references to the following: Interview : Richler; Black humour : an interview : Mordecai Richler.

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Sound recording appears to be missing middle section; side 2 of first audio tape cassette is blank. J. Metcalf's original box list states that the interview is approximately two hours in length.


Interview published as Black humour : an interview : Mordecai Richler in the Journal of Canadian Fiction, v. 3, no. 1, Winter 1974.

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