Gary Draper papers, 1989-2008
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Professor Gary Draper began his career at St. Jerome's in 1989 as the school's Librarian. After ten years of service in the Library, Professor Draper joined the English Department as an Associate Professor (1999) teaching courses in early and contemporary Canadian literature. He retired from St. Jerome's at the end of 2008.
Professor Draper earned a B.A. from Huron College in 1969, an M.A. in Library Science from the University of Western Ontario and a Ph.D in 19th century Canadian Literature from the same university. He taught English Literature at Western from 1978 to 1982 and then came to the University of Waterloo working in the Dana Porter Library as a Reference Librarian, as Coordinator of User Education, and then as Head of Reference and Collections.
Professor Draper has published numerous reviews and articles in such periodicals as Canadian Poetry, Books in Canada, and the Canadian Poetry Review. He has been a poetry editor with Brick Books, a short-term fiction editor with The New Quarterly, a columnist for Books in Canada, and President of the Canadian Association of Small Libraries. He also co-founded Trout Lily Press in 1996.
SCOPE AND CONTENTS
The records for Professor Gary Draper include a list of his publications (to 1991), copies of 11 of his published journal articles, one copy of a newspaper article he wrote, and 9 newspaper articles in which he is cited.
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Latitude: 43.4697121559375 Longitude: -80.5456368070984
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- 1 cm. of textual records
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St. Jerome's University is located in Waterloo, Ontario, and is situated in the University of Waterloo. It was founded as St. Jerome's College in 1865 by the Congregation of the Resurrection. In 1959, it was granted university status and changed its name to the University of St. Jerome's College. It has been federated with the University of Waterloo since 1960. In 1998, the name was officially changed to St. Jerome's University.