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WINNERS: 2014 Campbell and Sturgeon Awards

The winners of the John W. Campbell Award and Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award were announced ahead of this weekend’s Campbell Conference in Lawrence Kansas, where the awards will be presented to the winners.

John W. Campbell Award
  • Strange Bodies by by Marcel Theroux
Theodore Sturgeon Award

FINALISTS: 2014 The Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award (with Free Fiction Links!)

The nominees for the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award have been announced. The Sturgeon is awarded for best short science fiction by year of publication. The Award is presented during the Campbell Conference Awards Banquet at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas, as the focal point of a weekend of discussions about the writing, illustration, publishing, teaching, and criticism of science fiction/

The finalists are:
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WINNERS: 2013 Campbell and Sturgeon Awards

The winners of the Campbell and Sturgeon Awards were announced at the Campbell Conference in Lawrence Kansas. The winners are:

  • John W. Campbell Award: Jack Glass, by Adam Roberts
  • Theodore Sturgeon Award: “The Grinnell Method” by Molly Gloss

[via SF Site News » Campbell and Sturgeon Winners]

FINALISTS: 2013 Campbell and Sturgeon Awards (with Free Fiction Links)

The finalists for this year’s Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award (honoring the best short science fiction story published in 2012) and John W. Campbell Memorial Award (honoring the best science fiction novel of 2012) have just been announced.
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WINNERS: 2012 Campbell and Sturgeon Awards

The winners for this year’s Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award (honoring the best short science fiction story published in 2011) and John W. Campbell Memorial Award (honoring the best science fiction novel of 2011) have just been announced. The awards will be presented during the Campbell Conference Awards Banquet, to be held July 5-8, 2012 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas.

JOHN W. CAMPBELL MEMORIAL AWARD WINNERS (Tie):

  • The Islanders by Christopher Priest (Gollancz)
  • The Highest Frontier by Joan Slonczewski (Tor)

THEODORE STURGEON MEMORIAL AWARD WINNER:

  • Paul McAuley’s “The Choice” (Asimov’s 2/11)

As per Locus:

  • Embassytown by China Miéville (Del Rey) came in third for the Campbell
  • Osama by Lavie Tidhar (PS) received an honorable mention
  • ”Six Months, Three Days” by Charlie Jane Anders (Tor.com 6/8/11) was runner-up for the Sturgeon
  • ”The Paper Menagerie” by Ken Liu (F&SF 3-4/11) came in third

FINALISTS: 2012 Campbell and Sturgeon Awards

The finalists for this year’s Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award (honoring the best short science fiction story published in 2011) and John W. Campbell Memorial Award (honoring the best science fiction novel of 2011) have just been announced.

2012 Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award Nominees
  • “Six Months, Three Days” by Charlie Jane Anders (Tor.com, June)
  • “The Copenhagen Interpretation” by Paul Cornell (Asimov’s Science Fiction, July)
  • “Ghostweight” by Yoon Ha Lee (Clarkesworld, January)
  • “The Old Equations” by Jake Kerr (Lightspeed, July)
  • “The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary” by Ken Liu (Panverse Three)
  • “The Paper Menagerie” by Ken Liu (The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, March/April)
  • “The Choice” by Paul McAuley (Asimov’s, December/January)
  • “Silently and Very Fast” by Catherynne M. Valente (Clarkesworld, October)

Also nominated: “The Man Who Bridged the Mist” by Kij Johnson, but the author, who is also a juror, removed her story from consideration.

2012 John W. Campbell Memorial Award Nominees
  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (published by Crown/Random House)
  • This Shared Dream by Kathleen Ann Goonan (Tor)
  • Soft Apocalypse by Will McIntosh (Night Shade)
  • Embassytown by China Miéville (Ballantine/Del Rey)
  • The Islanders by Christopher Priest (Gollancz)
  • The Highest Frontier by Joan Slonczewski (Tor)
  • Dancing with Bears by Michael Swanwick (Night Shade)
  • Osama by Lavie Tidhar (PS Publishing)
  • Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson (Simon & Schuster)
  • Home Fires by Gene Wolfe (Tor)
  • Seed by Rob Ziegler (Night Shade)

The Awards will be presented during the Campbell Conference Awards Banquet. This year’s Campbell Conference will be held 5-8 July, as always, at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas.

Congrats to all the finalists!

[via SF Scope]