Inventory of the
Eliza Clark fonds

Inventory #F0207

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Fonds/Collection Number:F0207
Title:Eliza Clark fonds
Extent:0.3 m of textual records
2 video cassettes
2 audio cassettes
Biographical Sketch/
Administrative History:
Eliza Clark (1963- ), writer, was born in Toronto, Ont. and educated at York University (B.F.A., 1985) and the Banff School of Fine Arts (1988). She worked as a television producer and editor before writing fiction full time. She has taught creative writing at Ryerson Polytechnic University, the Humber School for Writers in Toronto and York University. Clark's major publications include "Miss you like crazy" (1991), which was short listed for the Trillium Award (1991) and the Stephen Leacock Medal (1992), "What you need" (1994), short listed for the Giller Prize (1994), "Butterflies and bottlecaps" (1996), "Seeing and believing" (1999, in collaboration with Vladyana Langer Krykorka) and "Bite the stars" (1999). Her work "Pride and joy" was adapted as a radio drama for CBC's Morningside.
Scope and Content:

The fonds consists of manuscript and typescript drafts of Eliza Clark's work, personal and professional correspondence, copies of articles by or about Clark and other material that documents her career as a writer.It has been arranged into the following series:

S00207Correspondence and subject files
S00208Writing files
Restrictions on
Access and Use:
Correspondence and subject files are closed during the life of the donor unless written permission is given; open thereafter. Unpublished creative works are closed during the life of the donor unless written permission is given; open thereafter. All permission requests must be directed via the University Archivist. Material relating to published manuscripts is unrestricted.
Finding Aid: Series descriptions with associated file lists available.
Accruals: The fonds includes material from the following accrual: 2000-037. Further accruals are expected.
Provenance Access Points:Clark, Eliza, 1963-

Date of creation: 2002/04/04
Date of last revision: 2006/04/03
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