Lawrence Russell fonds. [1965-1972].


Lawrence Russell fonds. [1965-1972].

The fonds consists of material relating to book reviews by Russell, including Russell's correspondence with Howard Gerwing and Russell's articles about George Cuomo, Robin Skelton, Stanley Cooperman, John Newlove, and Liam O'Flaherty; and, drafts of Russell's unpublished novels and short stories.

30 cm of textual records. -- 2 posters.

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Cooperman, Stanley (person)

Gerwing, Howard (person)

Cuomo, George (person)

George Cuomo was born in New York City. He received a BA from Tufts University in 1952 and an MA from Indiana University in 1955. He taught English at the University of Arizona, Tucson from 1956-61, at Victoria College/University of Victoria from 1961 to 1965, from 1965 to 1973 at California State College at Hayward, California and from 1973 at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His first novel "Jack Be Nimble" was published in 1963. Among his best known novels are "Among Thieves", "Famil...

Skelton, Robin. (person)

Robin Skelton was born at Easington, East Yorkshire, England. He received a B.A. and M.A. from Leeds University and taught English Literature at Manchester University from 1953 to 1962. In 1963 he and his family emigrated to Canada, settling in Victoria. He was appointed Associate Professor of English at the University of Victoria that same year and later founded the University of Victoria Department of Creative Writing. He continued to publish books of poetry, fiction, the occult and literary c...

O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984 (person)

Irish novelist. From the description of A fireman's death : corrected manuscript, ca. 1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122445420 From the description of The tyrant : corrected manuscript, ca. 1927. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122289306 Liam O'Flaherty was born in the Aran Islands, County Galway, Ireland on 28 August 1896. He was educated at Rockwell College, Black Rock College and University College Dublin. From 1915 to 1917 O'Flaherty served with the Irish G...

Newlove, John, 1938-.... (person)

John Newlove was born in Regina June 13, 1938. In 1960's he moved to Vancouver and relocated to Toronto. He was editor at McClelland and Stewart and writer in residence at many institutions, including the University of Toronto. He won the Governor General's Award for poetry. From the description of John Newlove papers 195--1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 225064932 ...

Russell, Lawrence (person)

Lawrence Russell has been a professor in the University of Victoria Department of Creative Writing since the mid-1960s. His first volume of plays, "Penetration", was published in 1972. Russell has also co-written plays with Ray Logie and Robert Sward. From the description of Lawrence Russell fonds. [1965-1972]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 651604495 ...