Ellipses cover image photograph of very colorful room with lots of books and plants

Cover Art: "Afternoon" by Danielle Klebes

ellipsis literature and art is a nationally and internationally recognized journal published by the students of Westminster University.

Past ellipsis… contributors include Karen an-Hwei Lee, Jeanne Marie Beaumont, Monica Berlin, Nickole Brown, BJ Buckley, Lisa Fishman, Karen Garthe, Matthew Gavin Frank, Elton Glazer, William Greenway, Andrea Hollander, Elizabeth Murawski, Bianca Stone, and Elaine Terranova.

New issues of ellipsis literature and art are published each April. Read the current and past issues of ellipsis...


ellipsis... Volume 57 has been awarded the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) 2022 National Program Directors’ Prize. Read more about the AWP prize.

Submit Your Work

Submit your work by November 1, 2021, to be considered for publication in the next volume of ellipsisliterature and artSubmissions are open between August 1 and November 1.

Place an Order

Order your copy of ellipsis…literature and art today! Current and past volumes are available for purchase.



All accepted poetry submissions are considered for an ellipsisliterature and art award.

Poetry Workshop

Westminster University offers a free poetry class in spring semester open to both students and members of the community.

Poetry Series

Westminster's Poetry Series includes poetry readings, book signings, and workshops.


ellipsisliterature and art has been a student publication since 1965. Use the archive to view previously released volumes.


Contact Us

You are welcome to contact us, but please do not submit work to these addresses—they are for inquiries only.

Phone: 801.832.2321
Email: ellipsis@westminsteru.edu

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

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