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14 more Afrofuturists you should be reading

by Paul

For the last month we’ve celebrated Black History Month by looking at some of the great black science fiction writers (Afrofuturist is now the vogue term for black sf writer). So far we’ve considered Samuel R. Delany, Octavia E. Butler, Steven Barnes, Nnedi Okorafor, Nalo Hopkinson and Tobias Buckell, but that barely skims the surface […]

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Awards 2015: Nebula winners

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

The Nebula Awards were announced in Chicago on 6th June. The winners were: Novel Annihilation, Jeff VanderMeer (FSG Originals; Fourth Estate; Harper Collins Canada) Novella Yesterday’s Kin, Nancy Kress (Tachyon) Novelette “A Guide to the Fruits of Hawai’i,” Alaya Dawn Johnson (F&SF 7-8/14) Short Story “Jackalope Wives”by Ursula Vernon (Apex 1/7/14) Ray Bradbury Award for […]

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Awards 2015: Nebula Awards

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

The Nebula Awards are voted on by members of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. This year’s shortlists are: Novel The Goblin Emperor, Katherine Addison (Tor) Trial by Fire, Charles E. Gannon (Baen) Ancillary Sword, Ann Leckie (Orbit US; Orbit UK) The Three-Body Problem, Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu (Tor) Coming Home, […]

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