Joshua Wheeler

Joshua Wheeler

Assistant Professor
M.F.A., Iowa State University and New Mexico State University

213-D Allen Hall


Joshua Wheeler is from Alamogordo, New Mexico. He's the author of Acid West, published in 2018 by Farrar, Straus & Giroux (FSG Originals). His writing has appeared in The Iowa Review, Southern Review, Gulf Coast, Harper's, BuzzFeed and others. He develops and teaches a wide variety of courses including: HNRS 2000: Living in Communities, HNRS 2020: Immersion Journalism, ENGL 2024: The Complete History of the Essay, ENGL 2025: The Mo/PoMo Novella, ENGL 3133: Experimental Documentary and the Video Essay, ENGL 4001: Writing Creative Nonfiction, ENGL 7001: The Loose Sally: Imagining the Literary Essay, ENGL 7001: The Protest Essay, ENGL 7106: The Fake Memoir: Graduate Fiction Seminar

Area(s) of Interest

Creative Writing