File B1986-0061 - Shook, Father Laurence Kennedy (oral history)

Father Laurence Kennedy Shook (oral history) [audio part 1] Father Laurence Kennedy Shook (oral history) [audio part 2] Father Laurence Kennedy Shook (oral history) [audio part 3] Father Laurence Kennedy Shook (oral history) [audio part 4] Father Laurence Kennedy Shook (oral history) [audio part 5]

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UTA 5001-B1986-0061


Shook, Father Laurence Kennedy (oral history)


  • 1982 (Creation)

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4 reel-to-reel tapes and 4 cassettes (332 mins.)

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Professor of English; President, Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies

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Oral history interview with Professor Laurence Kennedy Shook, conducted by Valerie Schatzker. Commences with family background. Focuses on period 1922-1982 when he was associated with St. Michael's College and the Basilian order, the administrative history of the University of St. Michael's College, the Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, finances, the Dept. of English and the Dept. of History, academic faculties and curricula, the role of the federated colleges in University of Toronto, H. Marshall McLuhan and relations with the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto.

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