Roger Luckhurst

Roger Luckhurst is Professor of Modern and Contemporary Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London. He is currently working on three books: The Mummy's Curse: A New Cultural History; a book of essays entitled SFnal: Science Fiction in the Expanded Field; and (with Justin Sausman) Marginal Sciences, an anthology of Victorian supernatural materials. Roger Luckhurst’s BFI Classic on The Shining appears in time for Hallowe’en, October 2013.


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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