University of New Brunswick


James Arthur's first book of poetry, Charms Against Lightning, was published as a Lannan Literary Selection by Copper Canyon Press in 2012. His work has appeared in Poetry, Ploughshares, The New Republic and The New Yorker. In 2003 he received an MFA from the University of Washington, and he is currently an Assistant Proffessor at Johns Hopkins University.



Charms Against Lightning. Port Townsend, Washington: Copper Canyon Press. 2012

  • Heaney, Frances Gale. Theodore Goodridge Roberts. University of New Brunswick, 1960.
  • Northland Lyrics: William Carman Roberts, Theodore Roberts & Elizabeth Roberts Macdonald. Ed. Charles G.D. Roberts. Boston: Small, Maynard, 1899.
  • Roberts, Theodore Goodridge. The Leather Bottle. Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1934. Internet Archive.
  • --.The Lost Shipmate. Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1926.
  • --.Seven Poems. Privately printed, 1925.
  • --.That Far River: Selected Poems of Theodore Goodridge Roberts. Ed. Martin Ware. London, Ontario: Canadian Poetry Press, 1998.
  • Tierney, Matthew. The Hayflick Limit. Toronto: Coach House Books, 2009. PS 8589 .I464 H29 2009 Robarts Library
  • --. Full speed through the morning dark. Toronto: Wolsak and Wynn, 2004. PS 8589 .I464 F84 2004 Robarts Library
  • --. Trans-Mongolian express : Bejing to Moscow (second class). Montréal: Mercutio Press, 2003. canlit pam 01451 Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
  • --. Personal web site