Richard Bradford

Richard Bradford was educated at the University of Wales and at Oxford. He has held academic posts in Oxford, Wales, and Trinity College, Dublin. He is currently a Research Professor in English at the University of Ulster. He has published twenty books, including "Lucky Him: The Life of Kingsley Amis "(2001), "First Boredom, Then Fear: The Life of Philip Larkin" (2005) and T"he Life of A Long Distance Writer: The Authorised Biography of Alan Sillitoe".