B.J. Wilson

Visiting Assistant Professor
201 Stone Center

B.J. Wilson came to JSU in the fall of 2019 as a Visiting Assistant Professor. His writing has appeared or is upcoming in Atlanta Review, The Louisville Review, New Madrid, Tar River Poetry, and elsewhere. He is the author of the poetry chapbook Tuckasee (Finishing Line Press, 2020) and Naming the Trees (The Main Street Rag, forthcoming, 2021). He holds an MFA from the Bluegrass Writers Studio at Eastern Kentucky University, a writing fellowship from The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences, and a Pushcart Prize nomination for his poetry.

BJ Wilson

Courses Taught:

  • EH 101 English Composition I
  • EH 102 English Composition II
  • EH 141 Oral Communication
  • EH 202 American Literature II
  • EH 352 Creative Writing: Poetry


  • M.F.A. in Poetry from Eastern Kentucky University in 2018
  • M.A. in English from Murray State University in 2004
  • B.A. in English from Murray State University in 2003