Adam Roberts was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2018.
Adam Roberts is Professor of Nineteenth Century Literature at Royal Holloway, University of London, where he teaches both Literature and Creative Writing. As an academic, his most recent publications are the monograph Landor’s Cleanness (2014) and a scholarly edition of Coleridge’s Biographia Literaria (2014). He has published eighteen novels, three collections of short stories and a number of novellas – all science fiction. His most recent fiction includes Bête, The Thing Itself and The Real-Town Murders. He has also written a comprehensive History of Science Fiction.