Accession MS COLL 00704 - George Fetherling Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00704

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George Fetherling Papers

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  • 2010-2014 (Creation)

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6 boxes (1 metre)

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(1949-)

Biographical history

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.

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Gift of George Fetherling, 2015

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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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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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  • English

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