Fonds MsC-70 - Tsunami Editions fonds

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Tsunami Editions fonds

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  • Textual records

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  • 1986-2001 (Creation)
    Tsunami Editions

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73 cm of textual records

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Tsunami Editions was a Vancouver, B.C. literary press operating between 1986 and 2001. It was founded by editor Lary Bremner (Timewell) in order to publish early works by younger poets associated with Vancouvers Kootenay School of Writing. The editorship eventually was passed to Deanna Ferguson and Catriona Strang, who began producing full-length trade-books with the support of private donors. Later books and chapbooks were edited and produced by Ferguson and Michael Barnholden.

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The fonds includes manuscripts and proofs.

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Created May 20, 2014, LZ

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  • English

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