Nancy Schoenberger, a contributing editor at Vanity Fair, co-authored Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of the Century (HarperCollins, 2010), a New York Times and L.A. Times bestseller. Two additional co-authored books are Hollywood Kryptonite: The Lady, the Bulldog, and the Death of Superman, a source for the 2007 Focus Features movie, Hollywoodland, and A Talent for Genius, the Life and Times of Oscar Levant.
She’s the sole author of the biography Dangerous Muse: the Life of Lady Caroline Blackwood (Nan A. Talese, 2001). She’s currently at work on a book about the John Ford/John Wayne movies and what they have to teach us about masculinity.
Schoenberger directs the creative writing program at the College of William and Mary and is also the author of three prize-winning books of poetry.