CA OTUTF MS COLL 00704
George Fetherling Papers
- 2010-2014 (Creation)
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6 boxes (1 metre)
Name of creator
George "Douglas" Fetherling, born in 1949, is a poet, essayist and critic, and the editor or author of more than fifty books. He is former literary editor of the Toronto Star and Kingston Whig-Standard and book columnist of the Ottawa Citizen and Vancouver Sun. For his "substantial contribution to Canadian letters" he has received both a D.Litt from St. Mary's University and the Harbourfront Festival Prize. He divides his time between Toronto and British Columbia.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of George Fetherling, 2015
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Scope and content
Includes personal and professional files and correspondence related to the life and work of George Fetherling, as well as holograph personal journals, nos. 19-23, 24 December 2012 – 15 July 2014; Twentieth Anniversary edition of Travels By Night proofs; scrapbooks of ‘Ephemeral Newspaper Scribbling’, reviews and other material related to the life and work of George Fetherling.
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Conditions governing access
Journals are restricted.
Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-request
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