Current RSL Fellows

The Royal Society of Literature has some 500 Fellows. They include the very best novelists, short-story writers, poets, playwrights, biographers, historians, travel writers, literary critics and scriptwriters at work today.

Explore our full listing of current Fellows below. Use the alphabet links to filter the list by Fellow surname.

Patron Fellows

The RSL would like to thank its Patron Fellows for their kind support:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U W Z

Kwame Anthony Appiah

Elected: 2017

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Patience Agbabi

Elected: 2017

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Tahmima Anam

Elected: 2016

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Lisa Appignanesi

Image credit: Laura McCluskey

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Bruce Arnold

Elected: 1994
Image credit: Monica Flanagan

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Geoffrey Ashe

Elected: 1963

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Michael Asher

Elected: 1996

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Rosemary Ashton

Elected: 1999
Image credit: Ben Ashton

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Nadeem Aslam

Elected: 2010

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