E Art Taylor

E Art Taylor

E Art Taylor

Associate Professor


Art Taylor teaches creative writing, composition and literature, and he has helped to coordinate marketing for the annual Fall for the Book Festival.

Art is the author of On the Road with Del & Louise: A Novel in Stories, winner of the Agatha Award for Best First Novel and a finalist for the Anthony and Macavity Awards in the same category. His short fiction has also won two Agatha Awards, the Anthony Award, the Macavity Award, and three consecutive Derringer Awards. Stories have appeared in Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, in the Chesapeake Crime anthologies This Job Is Murder, Homicidal Holidays, and Storm Warning, and in other journals and anthologies. He contributes frequently to the Washington PostWashington Independent Review of Books, and Mystery Scene.

He blogs at SleuthSayers. For more information, visit his website at http://www.arttaylorwriter.com, like his author page at Facebook here, or follow him on Twitter at @arttaylorwriter.



MFA, George Mason University, 2006

MA, North Carolina State University, 2003

BA, Yale University, 1990