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Robert Bringhurst fonds
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Advertising 1975-2000

File consists of 2 copies of Bringhurst's curriculum vitae, promotional material for the works "The Calling, Selected Poems 1970-1995," "Pieces of Map, Pieces of Music," and "Bergschrund," an advertisement for a seminar series entitled, "The Book and its Form: An Historical Anatomy of Literature Culture," and a document entitled "Comments on previous books by Robert Bringhurst."


File consists of a text by Daniel Conrad dated September 29, 2003, entitled “Universal Solvents” describing a dance film by the same name.

Malaspina Nov. 2003

File consists of materials related to Bringurst’s presentation of the Ralph Gustafon Lecture at Malaspina College in Nanaimo, British Columbia, on November 6, 2003, entitled “Wild Language”: lecture text, correspondence, and a printout of an article about Bringhurst by Cheryl Taylor.

Barbarian essay Sept. 2003

File consists of a text entitled “Shouldering Civilization: The Private Search for Public Good” and related correspondence with Jan and Crispin Elsted of Barbarian Press.

Linguanti festschrift Elsa’s festschrift 2002-2003

File consists of materials related to Bringhurst’s contribution to a festschrift for Elsa Linguanti: a text entitled “What is Found in Translation,” 2 copies of the festschrift, entitled “Many-voiced fountains,” and related correspondence.


File consists of materials related to a trip to Nova Scotia and New Brunswick in March 2003 to participate in several events, including readings at the University of New Brunswick and Saint Mary’s University: promotional materials for events and correspondence.


File consists of materials related to Bringhurst’s participation in a festival sponsored by the Montana Committee for the Humanities: airline ticket, project personnel form, and correspondence.

Ursa major-epilogue

File consists of materials related to Peter Sanger’s afterward for the book “Ursa Major”: a copy of Sanger’s book “Kerf,” page proofs, and correspondence.

Walrus chart

File consists of Bringhurst’s graphic, “A Brief History of Typography,” for the February/March 2004 issue of the Walrus magazine: a copy of the magazine, photocopied reproductions of the graphic, text for the graphic, and correspondence.

Floods (Globe, 2003)

File consists of a text entitled “Three Floods” and a copy of the October 25, 2003 issue of the Globe and Mail Books section, where the piece appears on page D31.

Sidney Dec. 2003

File consists of materials related to the Christmas Writer’s festival in Sidney, British Columbia, December 5-7, 2003: event program and correspondence.

Stanford 2001-2003

File consists of materials related to a proposal for an exhibition with the working title “The Fine Print Years: The Heritage of Books at the Dawn of the 21st Century” at Stanford University’s Green Library, to be curated by Bringhurst and Peter Koch: correspondence, notes, and plans from the Green Library.

The voice in the mirror

File consists of volume 23, issue 2 of the periodical “Printing History,” which contains an article by Bringhurst entitled “The Voice in the Mirror.”

Wolfville-Oct. 03

File consists of notes, event programs, and copies of 2 talks: "The life of letterforms," and "The tabgibility of meaning." Materials are related to the event "The third annual Gasperau Press wayzgoose" in Kentville, Nova Scotia.

Magazines 2000-2003

File consists of correspondence with publishers of various magazines regarding the inclusion of Bringhurst's writing.

AAUP [Association of American University Presses]-2004

File consists of correspondence, conference program, registration list, and recordings list related to the conference of the Association of American University Presses, where Bringhurst gave a talk entitled "The rhythm of the page: Typography for scholarly materials."

Berlin 2004

File consists of correspondence, travel itinerary, hotel booking, program schedule and postcard from the Typo conference in Berlin, 13-15 May, 2003.

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