Roger Luckhurst

Roger Luckhurst is professor of Modern and Contemporary Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London. He is the editor, most recently, of Science Fiction: A Literary History (2017) and The Cambridge Companion to Dracula (2017) and co-author, with journalist Andy Beckett, of The Disruption (Texte und Tone, 2017). His cultural history of the corridor appears from Reaktion Press in 2019.


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Boiling Point

The literary world tends to think of genre fiction in very short-hand terms, defined by rigid conventions, styles, plots, and readerships....

Boiling Point
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