B.A., University of Alaska, Anchorage
Matt Caprioli joins Lehman College as a Lecturer in Professional Writing. He most recently worked in financial consulting as a Senior Editor and Researcher for Blue Heron Research Partners. He previously worked in content and product marketing for several software companies. Matt started his career as an Arts and Culture Reporter for The Anchorage Press, Alaska’s largest weekly newspaper, has since contributed to dozens of outlets, including The Anchorage Daily News, The Paris Review, and HuffPost, and was the Arts Editor at The Red Hook Star-Revue (2017-2019). He has written forewords for the classics imprint of Shakespeare & Co. and summaries of business books for SuperSummary. He has also published fiction, poetry, and nonfiction in several anthologies and literary journals, including Chicken Soup for the Soul, Cirque Journal, Best Emerging Poets, and Worn in New York, which will be featured in the Netflix docuseries Worn Stories.
He holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from Hunter College, a BA in English literature and psychology from the University of Alaska, Anchorage, and a certificate in publishing from Columbia University.