File FL0841 - Newlove, John.

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CA ACU SPC F0008-S0001-FL0841


Newlove, John.


  • [1968-1981] (Creation)

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64 items : 88 pages on 79 leaves.

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  • Correspondence (n.d., 1968 April 27 - 1981 November 10), between J. Newlove and Alden Nowlan.
  • Correspondence discussing current literary projects, books being considered for publication, employment, Canadian authors, literature and poetry, genealogy, adaptation of Indian legends, English adaptations of Romanian poetry (for Nicholas Catanoy's anthology), poetry submitted by A. Nowlan to Jewish Dialog for publication consideration and various other topics. Includes several poems by J. Newlove; galley proofs of A. Nowlan's poems published in Canadian poetry : the modern era, an anthology edited by J. Newlove; and a copy of A. Nowlan's letter of recommendation supporting J. Newlove's grant application. Includes references to the following: Miracle at Indian River : short story collection; Bread, wine and salt; The chief who refused to die; The mysterious naked man : poetry collection; Playing the Jesus game : poetry collection; Ypres : 1915; Gardens of the wind; Between tears and laughter; He perceives that his son is becoming a man; "The books I enjoyed the most in 1972..."; Curious encounters; Cousin Wilfrid's DT blues; This elegant hotel is situated in midtown Toronto overlooking beautiful Queen's Park; Act two; Frankenstein : the man who became god; I, Icarus; The spy; The changeling; Revelation; A boy in a red loin cloth; Re-entry; A black plastic button and a yellow yoyo : poem; O'Sullivan's world; Cornflowers; Long ago and far away.

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