Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-....

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Born in Colombo, Sri Lanka. He moved to Canada in 1962, studied at Bishop's University in Quebec, the University of Toronto, and Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, then became a university lecturer. He taught at the University of Western Ontario, 1966?-1973? He is known as a poet, playwright and novelist. His novel The English Patient won the Booker Prize in 1992 (filmed, 1996).

From the description of Michael Ondaatje collection. [ca. 1969]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 676747688

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creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by JoAnn McIntyre, 1990 - poster. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. A tribute to Gwendloyn MacEwen, Jan. 20, 1988 - tape. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. Coming Through the Slaughter / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Paul Thompson, 1980 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Minghella, Anthony, 1954-2008. Le patient anglais [Multimédia multisupport] / Anthony Minghella, réal, scénario ; Michael Ondaatje, aut. adapté ; Gabriel Yared, comp. ; Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. Coming Through Slaughter / by Michael Ondaatje, 1977 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / book and lyrics by Michael Ondaatje ; music by Alan Laing and Barbara Spence ; directed by Ken Livingstone, 1975 - production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. Michael Ondaatje, 1982 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. Michael Ondaatje Book Launching - press contact list, press release and rough notes, 1982. University of Guelph
creatorOf Toronto Free Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Martin Kinch,1974 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection. The Collected Works of Billy The Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by John Wood, 1973 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection. Celebrated Writers Series - Kurt Vonnegut, jr., Michael Ondaatje, ichard Wilbur, Timothy Findley, Margaret Atwood, 1994 - poster. University of Guelph
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by JoAnn McIntyre, 1990 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Richard Rose Collection. Coming through slaughter / by Michael Ondaatje ; adapted by Richard Rose and D.D. Kugler ; directed by Richard Rose, 1989. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. Local heoroes : Michael Ondaatje, Dec. 2, 1987 - tape. University of Guelph
referencedIn Paul Auster collection of papers, 1999-2006, 2000-2005 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. The William Dawe Badlands Expedition 1916 / by Michael Ondaatje, 1977 - unproduced reading script. University of Guelph
referencedIn Urquhart, Jane. Jane Urquhart fonds [textual record]. University of Waterloo Library, UW Library
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives (University of Guelph). Coming Through Slaughter / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Paul Thompson, 1980 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Minghella, Anthony, 1954-2008. Le patient anglais [Multimédia multisupport] / Anthony Minghella, réal, scénario ; Michael Ondaatje, aut. adapté ; Gabriel Yared, comp. ; Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Toronto Free Collection (University of Guelph). The Collected works of Billy the Kid / written by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Martin Kinch, 1974 - production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. Coming Through the Slaughter / by Michael Ondaatje, 1980 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Toronto Free Theatre Archives. The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Martin Kinch, 1974 - reviews. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. The Man With Seven Toes / by Michael Ondaatje, 1987 - Reviews and Articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Martin Kinch, 1971 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy The Kid / book and lyrics by Michael Ondaatje ; music by Alan Laing and Barbara Spence ; directed by Ken Livingstone, 1975 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Passe Muraille Archives. Billy The Kid / by Michael Ondaatje, 1974 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy the Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by Ken Livingston ; music directed by Barbara Spence, 1975 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection. The Collected Works of Billy The Kid / by Michael Ondaatje ; directed by John Wood, 1973 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). The Collected Works of Billy The Kid / book and lyrics by Michael Ondaatje ; music by Alan Laing and Barbara Spence ; directed by Ken Livingstone, 1975 - house program. University of Guelph
referencedIn Paul Auster collection of papers, 1987-2001, 1995-1999 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Woodberry Poetry Room (Harvard College Library) poetry readings, 1931- (ongoing). Woodberry Poetry Room, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Auster, Paul, 1947-. Paul Auster collection of papers, 1999-2006 2000-2005. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Richard Rose Collection. The Canadian Centre for Advanced Film Studies, 1990-1991 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-. Michael Ondaatje collection. [ca. 1969]. University of Victoria Libraries, UVic
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associatedWith Urquhart, Jane. person
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Canadian literature (English)--20th century
Authors, Canadian--20th century--Correspondence
Canadian poetry (English)--20th century
Canadian poetry--20th century
Canadian literature--20th century
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Birth 1943-09-12

Sri Lankans

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