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Discovering the Award Winners: Retro Hugos

by Paul

Back in the early 1950s, when the Hugo Awards were born, Worldcon organizers had much more liberty to choose what was and was not included in their programme. So after the 1953 Worldcon decided to introduce the awards, the following year’s convention chose not to repeat the idea. It wasn’t until the 1955 Worldcon that […]

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Retro-Hugos for 1941

by Paul

Awards Categories: Awards

On a happier note, there is one set of Hugos that are Puppy-free. The shortlists for the Retro Hugos for 1941 were announced at the same time as the main awards. The list is as follows: BEST NOVEL Kallocain by Karin Boye (Bonnier) Gray Lensman by E.E. “Doc” Smith (Astounding Science-Fiction, Jan 1940) Slan by […]

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