Current RSL Fellows

The Royal Society of Literature has some 600 Fellows. They include the very best novelists, short-story writers, poets, playwrights, biographers, historians, travel writers, literary critics and scriptwriters at work today. Honorary Fellows are those who have made a significant contribution to the advancement of literature as publishers, agents, booksellers or producers, or who have rendered special service to the Society.

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 R S T U W Z

Bryan Talbot

Elected: 2018

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D.J. Taylor

Elected: 1997
Image credit: Katie Vandyck

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Sara Taylor

Elected: 2018

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Nathalie Teitler

Elected: 2018
Image credit: Adrian Pope

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Kate Tempest

Elected: 2015

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Adam Thirlwell

Elected: 2018

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Ian Thomson

Elected: 2003
Image credit: Caroline Forbes

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Rupert Thomson

Elected: 2015

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Colin Thubron

Elected: 1969
Image credit: Sally Soames

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Ann Thwaite

Elected: 1987
Image credit: Mark Gerson

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Anthony Thwaite

Elected: 1978

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Gillian Tindall

Elected: 1983
Image credit: Richard Lansdown

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Colm Tóibín

Elected: 2007
Image credit: Larry D. Moore

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Nikolai Tolstoy

Elected: 1979

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Claire Tomalin

Elected: 1976

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Barbara Trapido

Elected: 2011
Image credit: Tony Kaplan

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Jeremy Treglown

Elected: 1989

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Rose Tremain

Elected: 1983

In the Library: Forty Under Forty

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