Brandy T. Wilson


Brandy T. Wilson, PhD is the author of The Palace Blues: A Novel, a 2015 Lambda Literary Award Finalist in Lesbian Fiction and winner of the Alice B. Readers’ Lavender Award. Wilson was an Astraea Emerging Lesbian Writers Fund Finalist, a Lambda Literary Retreat Emerging LGBT Voices Fellow in fiction, and a recipient of three Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference scholarships. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Robert Olen Butler’s From Where You Dream, Ninth Letter, G.R.I.T.S. Girls Raised in the South, Pank Magazine, Sinister Wisdom, and Lumina among others. She is an Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at the Mississippi University for Women where she specializes in fiction and creative nonfiction writing, LGBTQ literature and Women’s and Gender Studies.