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Lise Harou fonds. - 1967-1990. - 1.8 m of textual record.

Biographical Sketch

Lise Harou was born in Saint-Georges-de-Beauce, Quebec in 1950. Her passionate interest in language led her to linguistics and sociolinguistics. Since 1981, while working in the Office de la langue française for the Quebec provincial government, she has published several works of fiction, including Chroniques souterraines (1981), Devant l'étang (1984), À propos de Maude (1986), Parcours piégés: récits (1990), Exercices au-dessus du vide: récits (1991) and Un Enfer presque familier: roman (1992).

Scope and Content

The Lise Harou fonds contains drafts and manuscripts and typescripts of all her published works, as well as unpublished texts and manuscripts of articles published in literary journals.

Immediate Source of Acquisition: acquired from the author in three accessions. [1987-12, 1988-12, 1991-08]

Language: material in the fonds is in French.

Restrictions: none.

Finding Aid: preliminary inventory available.

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