Roger Luckhurst

Roger Luckhurst is a professor of modern and contemporary literature at Birkbeck, University of London. He has written widely on Victorian popular fiction, science fiction and Gothic literature. He has edited H. G. Wells’s The Time Machine, Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and an anthology of late Victorian Gothic tales for Oxford World’s Classics, among others. His books include The Mummy’s Curse: The True History of a Dark Fantasy (Oxford, 2012), and Zombies: A Cultural History (Reaktion, 2015).

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