Edward White studied European and American history at Mansfield College, Oxford, and Goldsmiths College, London. Since 2005 he has worked in the British television industry, including two years at the BBC, devising programs in its art and history department. He is a contributor to The Times Literary SupplementThe Tastemaker is his first book. White lives in London, England.

Books in order of publication:

The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern America – 2014

The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: An Anatomy of the Master of Suspense – 2021