Fonds F 263 - Peter Such fonds

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Peter Such fonds

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F 263

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  • 1973-1979 (Creation)
    Such, Peter

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Peter Such was born in England and came to Canada in 1953. He worked loading freightcars for the Canadian National Railways and in uranium mines, Elliot Lake. He graduated from Victoria College, University of Toronto. He received both his B.A. and M. A. from there. He has written tv series, film documentary, drama, opera librettos, academic works, poetry, short stories, nonfiction and novels. He is a founding member of The Writers' Union of Canada and founding vice-president of CMPA. He is also a founder/publisher of Impulse magazine and a former editor of Books in Canada. He has been a writer-in-residence at University of Toronto Erindale and instituted the first Canadian Literature courses offered at Ryerson, University of Toronto and York University, where he founded the Centre for Distance Learning and Teaching Technology. He is an international lecturer and consultant on Canadian Studies and Internet Learning.

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Fonds contains books authored by Peter Such.

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