Arnold Trevor TOLLEY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1927-05-15
Education King Edward's Sch Birmingham, The Queen's Coll Oxford (BA)
Books & Publications Publications as author: The Early Published Poems of Stephen Spender: A Chronology (1967), The Poetry of the Thirties (1975), The Poetry of the Forties (1985), My Proper Ground: A Study of the Work of Philip Larkin and its Development (1991), Larkin at Work (1997), British Literary Periodicals of World War II and Aftermath: A Critical History (2007), Discographical Essays (2009), Codas to a Life with Jazz (2013); as ed: John Lehmann: A Tribute (1987), Roy Fuller: A Tribute (1993), The Literary Essays, by John Heath-Stubbs (1998), Early Poems and Juvenilia, by Philip Larkin (2005), Larkin's Jazz (with John White, 2010); guest ed several issues Aquarius 1985-2003; contrib to various reference works
Recreations collecting jazz records, collecting antique oriental rugs, cooking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof A T Tolley
Career admin asst and admin offr NCB 1951-55; lectr in English Univ of Turku Finland 1955-61, lectr then sr lectr in English Monash Univ Victoria Aust 1961-65; Carleton Univ Ottawa Canada: asst prof of English 1965-67, assoc prof of English 1967-72, dean Faculty of Arts 1969-74, prof of English 1972-96 (now emeritus), Marston Lafrance fell 1978, chm Comparative Lit 1984-90; chm Bd of Tstees SAW Gall Ottawa 1977-80 (fndr memb 1973-80); New Democratic Pty (NDP): pres Prov Riding Assoc Stormont/Dundas (formerly Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry) 1977-2002, memb Small Business Ctee Ontario 1990-96, memb Prov Exec Ontario 1991-96, chm Municipal Ctee Ontario 1991-96; cncllr Williamsburg Township Cncl 1988-94, pres Dundas County Assoc for the Mentally Retarded 1990-93, pres Williamsburg Non-Profit Housing Corp 1992-2009; pres Montreal Vintage Music Soc 1984-; fell Univ of Texas at Austin 2013; Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal 2012; FRSL 1998
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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