William Desmond Taylor

Below is the contents list for issues of "Taylorology", with an electronic link to each issue. Although the publication centers on the unsolved 1922 murder of silent film director William Desmond Taylor, there is reprinted material on, and interviews with, other silent stars including Charlie Chaplin, Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, Mabel Normand, Olive Thomas, Blanche Sweet, William S. Hart, Lillian Gish, Harold Lloyd, Rudolph Valentino, Mary Pickford, etc.

For the most recent and (and at least for now) final issue of Taylorology, click here.

If you are totally unfamiliar with the Taylor case and would like a general introduction, read "I Know Who Killed Desmond Taylor" in Taylorology 50.

If you want to do a text-based search through all issues of Taylorology click here.

Some supplemental image files (photos, drawings, etc.) can be found here.


For those wishing a copy of Bruce Long's book WILLIAM DESMOND TAYLOR: A DOSSIER, it can be found at this link to Amazon.com

Email: bruce@asu.edu