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Robert Bringhurst fonds
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Ghandl in brick

File consists of an issue of the literary journal "Brick," which includes a contribution by Bringhurst, listed in the title as "A Haida Poem in Translation." The poem, entitled "The Sealion Hunter," is originally by Ghandl of the Qayahl Llaanas.


File consists of the book “Letterletter” by Gerrit Noordzij, which includes an introduction by Bringhurst.

Reid–solitary raven

File consists of notes, correspondence, and page proofs from the book “Solitary Raven: The Selected Writings of Bill Reid,” for which Bringhurst served as editor and contributed the introduction.


File consists of notes, correspondence, programs, and business cards related to a trip to Spain, where Bringhurst participated in the conference “V Seminario de Estudios Canadienses” at the University of Cordova.

Globe & Mail Nov 1999 and aftermath

This file contains materials, including newspapers, reproductions of newspaper articles, and personal correspondence related to criticism of the book "A Story as Sharp as a Knife: The Classical Haida Mythtellers and Their World."

Kane: study of Skaay

File consists of an untitled draft, with annotations by Sean Kane, as well as correspondence from Kane regarding the draft.


File consists of notes, correspondence, and ephemera related to a trip to Paris for a colloquium entitled, “Northwest Coast Ethnology: Assessments and Perspectives.” Also includes an issue of the magazine “Paris Voice,” advertising a reading of “A Story as Sharp as a Knife: The Classical Haida Mythtellers and their World.”


File consists of correspondence, page proofs with notes and annotations, photographs, and slides related to “Solitary Raven: The Selected Writings of Bill Reid.”

Nebraska 2000-2001

File consists of correspondence and publication catalogues from the University of Nebraska Press, promotional materials for books, reproductions of book reviews, a W-8BEN form for the United States government, and the table of contents for "Boas in Translation: Indian Legends of the Northwest Coast."

Bancroft lecture

File consists of correspondence, a presentation, notes, and advertisements related to a Bancroft Roundtable facilitated by Bringhurst at the University of California Berkeley Faculty Club.


File consists of a program brochure and notes related to a trip to Rethymno, Crete.

Joe Sheridan

File consists of a letter and an annotated copy of the essay "Rain wept time in the Badland: Anthems of liquid movement" by Joe Sheridan.

Wildfred Laurier

File consists of 2 copies of a talk entitled "The humanity of speaking: The place of the individual in the making of oral culture," The Laurier Lecture presented at Wilfred Laurier University on November 8, 2001, notes and correspondence related to the talk, and a reproduction of an Observer article about Osama bin Laden from October 28, 2001.

Zapfest-San Francisco

File consists of correspondence, a lecture entitled "Zapfest lecture: Breathing through hands," notes, an event poster, an and invitation to a reception, all related to the event, "Zapfest-Calligraphic type design in the digital age: An exhibition in honour of the contributions of Hermann and Gudrun Zapf," held at the San Francisco Public Library in September and October of 2001.

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