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Macdonald, Alastair (A.)

MACDONALD, Alastair (A.)

MACDONALD, Alastair (A.). British, b. 1920. Genres: Novels, Poetry, Literary criticism and history. Career: King William's College, temporary head English master, Isle of Man, U.K. 1953; Manchester University, senior student in arts, 1953-55; Memorial University, professor of English, 1955-87, Professor Emeritus, 1987; writer; Newfoundland Government Arts & Letters Committee, 1958-65; guest speaker and reader on television and radio broadcasts; military service: British Army, infantry, 1941-43, military intelligence, 1943-46. Publications: Between Something and Something (poems), 1970; Shape Enduring Mind (poems), 1974; (ed. with G. Story and P. O'Flaherty, and contr.) A Festschrift for Edgar Ronald Seary, 1975; (ed., author of introduction and notes) Thomas Gray: An Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard, the Eton Manuscript, and First Edition, Reproduced in Facsimile, 1976; A Different Lens (poems), 1981; Flavian's Fortune (novel), Harry Cuff, 1985; Towards the Mystery (poems), 1985; A Figure on the Move (poems), 1991; Landscapes of Time (poems), 1994. Address: c/o Department of English, Arts and Administration Building, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, Canada A1C 5S7.

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