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Midgley, Mary

Mary Midgley

Elected: 2007

Year of birth: 1919

Year of death: 2018

Image credit: Martin Midgley

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Fellowship Election Process​

Fellows are nominated by peers and elected by our Council of writers – our governing Board. Being elected a Fellow of the RSL is a lifetime honour. This role gives them the opportunity to support other writers, readers and the future of literature. The RSL connects writers in the Fellowship to one another, and to a wider readership.