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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, European Association for Lexicography, 2000
  • Member, Canadian Society for the Study of Names, 1999
  • Member, American Name Society, 1998
  • Member, Friends of the Library, Trinity College, Toronto, Canada, 1995 Remainders Chair, 1995-97, Executive Committee. Over three years was responsible for disposing of 21 tons of unsold books from the annual book sales
  • Member, Dictionary Society of North America, 1992
  • Member, American Dialect Society, 1992-2001
  • Member, Editors' Association of Canada, 1991 , and Program Chair, Executive Committee, 1999-2000
  • Member, Writers' Union of Canada, 1989-99, Atlantic Provinces representative and member of National Council, 1990-91
  • Member, PEN Canada, 1983 , member of Writers-in-Exile Committee, 1999
  • Member, Playwrights Workshop, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1981-2
  • Member, Federation of British Columbia Writers, 1982-83
  • Member, David Thompson Support Society, and representative, David Thompson University Centre Council, 1982-83
  • Member, League of Canadian Poets, 1974-87, Atlantic Provinces Representative and member of Executive Committee, 1979-80
  • Member, Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia, 1977-92, of its Executive Committee, 1978-80, and vice-president 1987-90; Chairman, Nova Scotia Writers' Council, 1979-80
  • Organizer, Scottish-Canadian Literary Celebration, Baddeck, N.S., July 24-27, 1979. The Celebration brought to Canada four Scottish Gaelic poets, Derick Thomson, Sorley MacLean, Donald MacAulay, and Ian Crichton Smith, joining the Canadian writers Ronald Sutherland, Al Purdy, Patrick Lane, and M.T. Kelly


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