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Academic and literary papers, including typescripts, drafts and correspondence, of Angus Calder.

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Identifier: Acc.9851/1-66

Scope and Contents

Concerning his doctoral thesis, books and broadcasts, his involvement in East African literature, his editorship of 'Journal of Commonwealth literature' and convenorship of the Scottish Poetry Library.

Includes lectures notes, drafts, histories, correspondence and interviews.


  • Creation: 1960-1988.

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Normal access conditions apply.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


66 Consultation units

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, 1989, by Angus Calder, Edinburgh.

Related Materials

Acc.9909. Correspondence and papers of Dr Angus Calder. Acc.11794. Academic and literary papers, including lecture notes, correspondence and typescripts, of Angus Calder.

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