Close up of Nevada Writers Hall of Fame medal and Silver Pen.

Lindsay Wilson

2018 Silver Pen Awardee


Lindsay Wilson arrived in Reno in 2006 after accepting a tenure track professor of English position at Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC). In his work at TMCC Wilson has served as the editor of TMCC's literary journal, The Meadow, since 2006. In 2016 he won the Board of Regent Nevada System of Higher Education Regents' Creative Activities Award. He has been named a finalist for the Phillip Levine Prize, he has published five chapbooks, and his first collection, No Elegies, won the Quercus Review Press Spring Book Award. His poetry has appeared in numerous journals including The Bellevue Literary ReviewPankThe Portland ReviewVerse Daily, and The Missouri Review Online.