Elaine Slayton Akin

Elaine Slayton Akin is an Arkansas native and Nashville resident. She received a BA in English from Lyon College and a MA in art history from the University of Memphis, which laid a firm foundation for writing about art. Akin has worked in the arts nonprofit sector in communications and development, and is currently a freelance writer, photographer, and content marketing professional. Her writing has been featured in Nashville Arts, Arkansas Life, Number, and At Home in Arkansas publications.