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Honour Roll of Arc Editors, Part 1

the first 25 years (1978 – 2003) /
the first 50 issues (issues 1 – 51)

 

Arc Editors:

 

Christopher Levenson (with Arc from 1978 – 1990): Founding editor in 1978, co-editor with Michael Gnarowski and Tom Henighan for issues 1 and 2, editor for issues 3 – 20 (1980 ­– 1988), continued as an associate editor until issue 25 (1990).

Michael Gnarowski (with Arc from 1978 – 1984): Founding editor in 1978, co-editor with Christopher Levenson and Tom Henighan for issues 1 and 2, remained as editorial advisor for issues 3 – 12/13 (1980-84).

Tom Henighan (with Arc from 1978 – 1979): Founding editor in 1978, co-editor with Christopher Levenson and Michael Gnarowski for issues 1 and 2.

John Bell (with Arc from 1982 – 1990): Associate editor on issues 7 – 20 (1982 – 1988), co-editor with Mark Frutkin for issues 21 – 24 (1988 – 1990).

Mark Frutkin (with Arc from 1987 – 1990): Associate editor on issues 18 – 20 (1987 – 1988), co-editor with John Bell for issues 21 – 24 (1988 – 1990).

John Barton (with Arc from 1988 – 2003): Associate editor on issues 21 – 24 (1988 – 1990) including guest editor on issue 23, co-editor (first with Nadine McInnis, then with Rita Donovan) for issues 25 – 51 (1990 ­– 2003).

Nadine McInnis (with Arc from 1988 – 1995): Associate editor on issues 21 – 24 (1988 – 1990), co-editor with John Barton for issues 25 – 34 (1990 – 1995)

Rita Donovan (with Arc from 1990 – 2003): Associate editor on issues 25 – 34 (1990 – 1995), co-editor with John Barton for issues 35 – 51 (1995 – 2003).

 

Arc Editorial Board:

 

Arc 1 (Spring 1978): Editors Michael Gnarowski, Tom Henighan, Christopher Levenson

Arc 2 (Spring 1979): Editors Michael Gnarowski, Tom Henighan, Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Claire Harrison, Garnet Barlow

Arc 3 (Spring 1980): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Brian Cameron, Garnet Barlow, Margaret Leedis
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 4: A Women’s Issue (Fall 1980): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Brian Cameron, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, Garnet Barlow, Margaret Leedis
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 5 (Summer 1981): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Brian Cameron, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, Garnet Barlow, Margaret Leedis
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 6 (Winter 1981/1982): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Brian Cameron, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, David Lews, Robert Eady
Managing Editor Don Officer
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 7: The Long Poem Issue (Autumn 1982): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Brian Cameron, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, David Lewis, Robert Eady, John Bell
Admin Assistant Marian Philips
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 8/9 (Spring/Summer 1983): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Brian Cameron, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, David Lewis, Robert Eady, Colin Morton, John Bell
Admin Assistant Mary Tomei
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 10: 5th Anniversary Issue (Fall 1983): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Shirley Moore, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, David Lewis, Robert Eady, Colin Morton, John Bell, Francesca Gnarowski, Andre Alexis, Mary Tomei, May Williams
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 11 (Spring 1984): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assisted by Shirley Moore, Darien Watson, Holly Kritsch, David Lewis, Robert Eady, Colin Morton, John Bell, Francesca Gnarowski, Andre Alexis, Mary Tomei, May Williams
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 12/13: The British Issue (Summer/Fall 1984): Editor Christopher Levenson
Assistant editors Andre Alexis, John Bell, Robert Eady, Holly Kritsch, David Lewis, Shirley Moore, Colin Morton, Mary Tomei, Darien Watson, May Williams
Editorial advisor Michael Gnarowski

Arc 14: SF Poetry Issue (Spring 1985): Editor Christopher Levenson
Guest editor John Bell
Associate editors John Bell, Robert Eady, Holly Kritsch, David Lewis, Shirley Moore, Colin Morton, Mary Tomei, Darien Watson, May Williams

Arc 15 (Fall 1985): Editor Christopher Levenson
[no Masthead info in issue]

Arc 16: Contemporary Greek Poetry (Spring 1986): Editor Christopher Levenson
Managing editors Brenda Cantar, Margaret Leedis
Associate editors John Bell, Holly Kritsch, Colin Morton, Mary Tomei, Darien Watson, May Williams

Arc 17 (Autumn 1986): Editor Christopher Levenson
Managing editors Brenda Cantar, Margaret Leedis
Editorial advisor David Staines
Associate editors John Bell, Holly Kritsch, Colin Morton, Darien Watson, May Williams

Arc 18 (Spring 1987): Editor Christopher Levenson
Editorial advisor David Staines
Associate editors John Bell, Oonagh Berry, Mark Frutkin, Holly Kritsch, Susan McMaster, Colin Morton, Darien Watson, May Williams

Arc 19 (Autumn 1987): Editor Christopher Levenson
Editorial advisor David Staines
Associate editors John Bell, Mark Frutkin, Holly Kritsch, Susan McMaster, Colin Morton, Darien Watson, May Williams

Arc 20: 10th Anniversary Issue (Spring 1988): Editor Christopher Levenson
Editorial advisor David Staines
Associate editors John Bell, Gary Breuer, Mark Frutkin, Holly Kritsch, Susan McMaster, Colin Morton, Darien Watson, May Williams

Arc 21 (Autumn 1988): Co-editors John Bell, Mark Frutkin
Associate editors John Barton Christopher Levenson, Nadine McInnis, Susan McMaster, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls, Darien Watson

Arc 22 (Spring 1988): Co-editors John Bell, Mark Frutkin
Associate editors John Barton, Christopher Levenson, Nadine McInnis, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls

Arc 23: Anne Szumigalski Special Issue (Fall 1989): Co-editors John Bell, Mark Frutkin
Special issue editor John Barton
Associate editors Christopher Levenson, Nadine McInnis, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls

Arc 24 (Spring 1990): Co-editors John Bell, Mark Frutkin
Associate editors John Barton, Christopher Levenson, Nadine McInnis, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls

Arc 25 (Autumn 1990): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Section editor (Poetry of India in English) Christopher Levenson
Associate editors John Buschek, Rita Donovan, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls

Arc 26 (Spring 1991): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors John Buschek, Rita Donovan, Susan McMaster, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls

Arc 27: Coach House First 10 Years (Autumn 1991): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Rita Donovan, Susan McMaster, Colin Morton, Sandra Nicholls

Arc 28 (Spring 1992): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Chris Corrigan, Rita Donovan, Marie Stewart

Arc 29 (Autumn 1992): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Chris Corrigan, Rita Donovan, Marie Stewart

Arc 30: 15th Anniversary Issue (Spring 1993): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Rita Donovan, Marie Stewart

Arc 31: Who’s Afraid of Erin Mouré? (Autumn 1993): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Rita Donovan, Marie Stewart

Arc 32: Gay & Lesbian Poetry in Canada: Intn’l Year of the Family Special Tribute (Spring 1994): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Rita Donovan, Marie Stewart, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 33: Arc Bestiary (Fall 1994): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Rita Donovan, Joy Gugeler, Marie Stewart, Cheryl Sutherland.

Arc 34 (Spring 1995): Co-editors John Barton, Nadine McInnis
Associate editors Rita Donovan, Joy Gugeler, Cheryl Sutherland
Co-op placement student Aven McMaster

Arc 35: Chilean Canadian Poetry (Autumn 1995): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Greg Gilbert, Joy Gugeler, Sharon Hawkins, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 36 (Spring 1996): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Greg Gilbert, Sharon Hawkins, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 37 (Autumn 1996): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Greg Gilbert, Mike Feuerstack, Sharon Hawkins, Cheryl Sutherland
(First annual Poem of the Year contest)

Arc 38: An Issue of Belief (Spring 1997): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Mike Feuerstack, Greg Gilbert, Sharon Hawkins, Helen Humphreys, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 39 (Autumn 1997): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Mike Feuerstack, Sharon Hawkins, Helen Humphreys, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 40: We All Begin in a Little Magazine – 20th Anniversary Issue (Spring 1998): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Mike Feuerstack, Sharon Hawkins, Helen Humphreys, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 41 (Autumn 1998): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Mike Balla, Mike Feuerstack, Sharon Hawkins, Helen Humphreys, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 42 (Spring 1999): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Mike Balla, Mike Feuerstack, Sharon Hawkins, Helen Humphreys, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 43 (Autumn 1999): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Mike Balla, Mike Feuerstack, Helen Humphreys, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 44: The 99-year Century: Canada’s Poets at the Millennium (Spring 2000): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Mike Feuerstack, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 45 (Autumn 2000): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Jennifer Dales, Barbara Myers, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 46 (Summer 2001): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Jennifer Dales, Barbara Myers, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland

Arc 47 (Autumn 2001): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Barbara Myers, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland
Webmaster Jennifer Dales

Arc 48 (Summer 2002): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Anita Lahey, Barbara Myers, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland
Webmaster Jennifer Dales.

Arc 49 (Winter 2002): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Anita Lahey, Barbara Myers, Ian Roy, Cheryl Sutherland
Webmaster Stacey Munro
(First Diana Brebner Prize)

Arc 50: Don Coles at 75, Arc at 25 (Summer 2003): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Guest editors Jake Kennedy & Christopher Wiseman
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Matthew Holmes, Anita Lahey, Barbara Myers, Cheryl Sutherland
Webmaster Stacey Munro

Arc 51: Ottawa Poetry Now (Winter 2003): Co-editors John Barton, Rita Donovan
Associate editors Anna Adamek, Matthew Holmes, Anita Lahey, Barbara Myers, Cheryl Sutherland
Webmaster Stacey Munro