Bradon Smith is a Senior Research Associate at the University of Bristol with research interests in the Environmental and Energy Humanities, particularly the representation of climate change and energy generation and consumption in contemporary literature and culture. He was a Research Associate at the Open University on the project Stories of Change: Exploring energy and community in the past, present and future (2014-2017), and at the University of Bath on Building capacity for energy resilience in deprived areas. He is co-editor of a special issue of the journal Resilience entitled Stories of Energy (Sept 2018) and is working on a monograph, The Energy of Imagined Futures.