Steve Wilson is a Professor of English and Creative Writing at Texas State University, where he teaches courses in poetry, US Literature, critical theory, and Irish Literature. A three-time Fulbright Scholar, he has taught abroad in several countries and has run the Texas State in Ireland program for 20 years. Wilson served two terms on Texas State's Faculty Senate, and is currently a member of the Senate's Academic Freedom Committee. His poetry has appeared in journals and anthologies nationwide, as well as in his five collections -- the most recent 2019's The Reaches. Wilson was made a Fellow of the Texas Institute of Letters in 2006.