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Political campaign and poetry of Bud Osborn

Series contains materials concerned with Bud Osborn’s career as a social activist, a poet and a performer. Materials include newspaper clippings with handwritten notes on them, a manuscript, correspondence, ephemera, photographs, videocassette and audio cassettes.

Twigg, Alan

Television interviews

Series contains taped television interviews, transcripts of television interviews and related materials including computer disks.

Twigg, Alan

George Woodcock's translation of Proust

Series contains an unpublished manuscript of George Woodcock’s translation of Proust’s “On the Way to Swann’s House” and one videocassette of “George Woodcock: Anarchist of Cherry Street” recorded for CBC-TV.

Twigg, Alan

Prairie BookWorld founding records

Series contains materials concerned with founding of Prairie BookWorld. Textual records consist of correspondence, contracts, budget proposals, lists and financial records.

Twigg, Alan

Alan Twigg fonds

  • CA SFL MsC 63
  • Fonds
  • 1975-2008

The fonds consist of materials that relate to Twigg’s work as a writer, publisher and co-founder of the B.C. Book Prizes in the years 1975 to 2008. The fonds is arranged in fourteen series: Correspondence, Political Campaign and Poetry of Bud Osborn, Vancouver Theatre, Television Interviews, Twigg’s Book Research, George Woodcock’s Translation of Proust, Audio Cassette Interviews, Transcripts of Interviews, Authors’ Photographs and Negatives, Special Items, B.C. Book Prizes, Miscellaneous, Prairie BookWorld Founding Records and Twigg’s Newspaper and Magazine Articles.

Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, taped television interviews, transcripts of television interviews, drafts of Twigg’s literary works, unpublished manuscript of George Woodcock’s translation of Proust, audio cassette interviews, transcripts of interviews, photographs, banners, awards, legal documents, financial records, notes and newspaper and magazine clippings of Twigg’s published articles.

Twigg, Alan


Series contains incoming and outgoing correspondence. Material includes personal and professional letters, post cards, fax and hard copies of email. The materials have been arranged in accordance with Twigg’s original file arrangement. Some files are devoted to correspondence with one person, and they were arranged alphabetically by Twigg. Other files have incoming and outgoing letters that include correspondence with more than one person. Those files have been grouped according to years and activities.

Twigg, Alan

Transcript of interviews

Series contains transcripts of interviews with various writers and related materials.

Twigg, Alan

B.C. Book Prizes

Series contains materials concerned with B.C. Book Prizes. Textual records consist of title submissions, score sheets, legal documents, minutes, correspondence and financial records.

Twigg, Alan

Newspaper and magazine articles

Series consists of Twigg’s articles (published and unpublished) written for Georgia Straight, Books in Canada, Quill and Quire, Province and other newspapers and magazines.

Twigg, Alan

Book research

Series contains materials concerned with Twigg’s research for various books. Materials include drafts of literary works, transcripts of interview with Vander Zalm, correspondence, photographs, computer disks, newspaper clippings, handwritten and typed notes, newspapers, magazines and books.

Twigg, Alan

Projects, associations and events records

Series consists of materials concerned with Vancouver Writers Festival, Pacific Rim Book Fair, B.C. BookWorld, B.C. Book Title Advisory Committee, Federation of B.C. Writers, Canadian Centre for Studies in Publishing, Woodcock Centre Fund, Lifetime Achievement Awards, Western Economic Diversification Project and Twigg’s Directory of B.C. Writers. Textual records consist of correspondence, notes, minutes, reports, financial records and lists.

Twigg, Alan

Vancouver theatre

Series contains materials concerned with Vancouver Theatre. Materials include manuscripts of Twigg’s plays, photographs from Vancouver Theatre performances, newspaper clippings with Twigg’s Theatre reviews for Georgia Straight, Theatre programs, and transcripts of CBC Radio “Afternoon Show.”

Twigg, Alan

Audio cassette interviews

Series consists of audio cassette interviews with various persons conducted between 1978 and 1995.

Twigg, Alan