Jim Nason graduated from McGill University with an MA in English Literature. He also holds degrees from Ryerson and York Universities. His poems, essays, and stories have been published in literary journals and anthologies across the United States and Canada, including The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2008& 2010. He has published three collections of poetry, a novel, and a collection of short stories. He has been a finalist for the CBC Literary Award in both the fiction and poetry categories.
Narcissus Unfolding (Frontenac House, 2011) ISBN: 9781897181386
The Girl on The Escalator (Tightrope Books, 2011) ISBN: 9781926639352
The Fist of Remembering (Wolsak and Wynn, 2006) ISBN: 1894987071
The Housekeeping Journals (Turnstone Press, 2007) ISBN: 9780888013149
If Lips Were As Red (Palmerston Press, 1991) ISBN 1895450020
XY Files: Poems on the Male Experience (Sherman Asher, Santa Fe, U.S.A, 1997) ISBN 096441961.
Echoes of The Holocaust. Eds. Carole Ann Reed & Harold Lass ISBN 978-1-895766-78-3
Seminal: The Anthology of Canada's Gay Male Poets. Eds. Billeh Nickerson& John Barton. ISBN9781551522173
My Diva: 65 Gay Men on The Women Who Inspire Them. Ed. Michael Montlack ISBN 978-0-299-23123-1
CV2 Feature Interview with Clarise Foster. Issue 3/Vol 30
The New Quarterly: Interview with Kay Weber: Sitting Still, Being Peacful, Paying Attention Issue 110, Spring, 2009
Art or War: Bullet Paintings by Viktor Mitic. Introduction: "Focus and Vision: Viktor Mitic's Precise Bullets: Jim Nason". Tightrope Books: ISBN 9781926639154