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Sunburst Awards

Awards round-up

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

And still the awards keep coming. These are some of the awards that have been announced over the last couple of weeks. Sunburst Awards The shortlists have been announced for the Sunburst Awards for excellence in Canadian literature of the fantastic. The full lists are here. Adult Fiction          Spells of Blood and Kin, Claire […]

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Sunburst Award Longlists announced

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

The longlists have been announced for the Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic. Shortlists will be announced in late June, and the winners this coming autumn. Winners receive a medallion that incorporates the Sunburst logo. Winners of both the Adult and Young Adult Sunburst Award also receive a cash prize of $1,000, […]

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Nalo Hopkinson

by Paul

If the stories of Nnedi Okorafor retain the cadences and myths of West Africa, the voice we hear in Nalo Hopkinson’s work is Caribbean, both in the language and in the characteristic use of voodoo and other mythic figures. Hopkinson was born in Jamaica but moved to Canada while still in her teens, and the […]

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Sunburst Awards

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

Three sets of award news all come at once. The shortlists have been announced for the Sunburst Award for Canadian literature of the fantastic. The shortlists are: Adult Fiction The Little Washer of Sorrows, by Katherine Fawcett Experimental Film, by Gemma Files Signal to Noise, by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Daydreams of Angels, by Heather O’Neill The […]

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