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ellipsis@westminstercollege.edu

Ellipsis
Westminster College
1840 S. 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

Meet Our Staff

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Natasha Sajé

Advisor

Natasha Sajé is the author of three books of poems, including Vivarium; a book of poetry criticism, Windows and Doors: A Poet Reads Literary Theory; and many essays. Sajé is a professor of English at Westminster College and a member of poetry faculty at the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA in writing program.

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Carolyn Janecek

Editor in Chief

Carolyn Janecek is a senior English major and philosophy minor at Westminster College. Besides working on ellipsis…, Carolyn has been a writing consultant, Honors peer mentor, and an intern at Great Salt Lake Institute and Tethered by Letters. Her writing has been published by UReCA and Scribendi, and she received Alpha Chi’s Alfred A. Nolle Scholarship for her philosophy thesis in 2018. After completing her undergraduate degree, she hopes to pursue an MFA in creative writing.

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Grey Burnett

Managing Editor

Grey Burnett is a writer based out of Salt Lake City, Utah. She is studying English with an emphasis in creative writing at Westminster College. Grey has previously worked as a poetry editor and the productions editor on ellipsis…. She served as a judge for the 2018 Wasatch IronPen competition at Utah Art’s Festival and currently works in the Career Center at Westminster College. You can find her interactive poetry experiments at greyb.itch.io.

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Ban Naes

Prose Editor

Ban Naes is in her fourth year at Westminster College, majoring in English with an emphasis in creative writing. Born in Iraq, she is an Iraqi-American and often focuses her works on the narratives and experiences of being both Iraqi and American while giving a new perspective to the realities of both through her short stories and poetry.

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Daisy Sherman

Prose Editor

Daisy Sherman is a Westminster College student pursuing a major in English with an emphasis in creative writing. She is from Salt Lake City and has no published works (yet!), although you might have seen her in several Westminster Theatre productions.

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Maxwell Kee

Prose Editor, Productions Editor

Maxwell Kee is an English student with a focus in creative writing planning to graduate in the spring of 2019. He loves to write creative non-fiction and hopes to publish some of his work later this year. Currently, Maxwell works delivering furniture and as an office editor for the Great Salt Lake Institute. When he isn’t playing video games, sawing away at a good book, or working, Maxwell likes to spend his time outdoors hiking and camping.

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Kate Wilson

Poetry Editor

Kate Wilson is a poetry editor, office manager, and social media manager for ellipsis…. Originally from Mammoth Lakes, California, Kate is currently working towards a BA in English with an emphasis in literature, minors in sociology and gender studies, and her MA in teaching. In the past, Kate has worked as a freelance editor and served as a judge for the 2018 Wasatch IronPen competition at Utah Art’s Festival. Her poetry and creative non-fiction have been published by TERSE., Pressure Gauge Press, and Write About Now, among others.

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Reilly Cronyn

Poetry Editor

Reilly Cronyn is a senior at Westminster College working towards an English degree with a creative writing emphasis and a gender studies minor. Born in Seattle, Washington, and raised in Boise, Idaho, Reilly moved to Salt Lake City in August of 2015. She is a Division II student athlete and works in Westminster College’s Writing Center where she provides aid as a peer tutor. In the past, Reilly worked as a reader for ellipsis….

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Viviana Grigware

Poetry Editor

Viviana Grigware is from Grand Junction, Colorado, and moved to Salt Lake City in August of 2017. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in English with an emphasis in creative writing, as well as a minor in communication. She is also a student in the Honors College and is working towards an Honors Certificate. Viviana has previously worked for ellipsis… as a reader and currently works at a restaurant and as a research assistant at Westminster College.

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Xelina Peixoto

Poetry Editor

Xelina Peixoto was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is currently working towards a bachelor’s degree in English with an emphasis in creative writing, as well as a minor in communication. In her free time, Xelina enjoys writing.

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Ro Elliot

Art Editor

Rosemary (Ro) currently studies political science and sociology at Westminster College and has a propensity for being politically active. She previously acted as an editor for Westminster College’s newspaper, The Forum, and was a frequent contributor to her high school paper in Portland, Oregon. When she isn’t writing proposals for student government, calling her local congressmen, or watching the Salt Lake City Council live stream, she likes to run 10Ks, play guitar, and hop around in the Wasatch Range.