Ian Cappelli

Graduate Teaching Assistant

What I do

I specialize in the prose poem and the fragment, and am interested in the new sentence, ellipticism, genre hybridity (prosimetrum and other mixed forms), documentary poetics, ecopoetics, minimalism and maximalism, and other topics I'm forgetting as of writing this...

Professional Biography

Ian Cappelli's (he/him) work has recently appeared, or is forthcoming, in Best New Poets (2023), The Iowa Review, West Branch, RHINO, Lake Effect, The Journal, Sugar House Review, Terrain, Greensboro Review, and Palette Poetry, among others. He is a creative writing (poetry) Ph.D. student at the University of Denver and served as the George Mason 2021/2022 thesis fellow during his M.F.A.