Eric Boyd is a fiction writer living in Pittsburgh.
A recipient of a PEN American Center Prison Writing Award and Slice Magazine's Bridging the Gap Award, Boyd's work has been published by Guernica, Joyland, Hobart, and The Offing. His stories also appeared in the anthologies Prison Noir and Words Without Walls. He is the editor of The Pittsburgh Anthology (Belt Publishing).
Boyd reads widely at literary events, universities, conferences, and panels. He holds an MFA from The Writers Foundry in Brooklyn and now leads a community workshop for Chatham University. He is a current fellow in Creative Capital / PCA's Flight School program and is working on a novel.