File FL0263 - Oates, Joyce Carol.

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CA ACU SPC F0018-S0011-FL0263


Oates, Joyce Carol.


  • 1977 November 14 - 1978 November 12 (Creation)

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4 items (4 p.)

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  • Correspondence between J.C. Oates and John Metcalf.
  • File consists of letters expressing J.C. Oates's appreciation for unidentified story by J. Metcalf published in Canadian Fiction Magazine (possibly Private parts : a memoir) and for anthology 78 : best Canadian stories; discussing selection of short stories for Best Canadian stories series, possibility of J. Metcalf's reading at University of Windsor and J.C. Oates's editing Best American short stories; and requesting J. Metcalf's submissions of fiction for publication consideration in Ontario Review.
  • Typescript, signed; typescript (carbon copy).
  • Includes references to the following: Private parts : a memoir; 78 : best Canadian stories; The teeth of my father : short stories.

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