Posts Tagged "hugo awards"

2016 Apex Magazine Awards Eligibility Post

by on Dec 15, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Award season is upon us. For your reference, here are all the original short stories (with word count, sorted by author) published in Apex Magazine during the 2016 calendar year. Attention Nebula Award voters — You can find eBook editions of all our 2016 issues on the SFWA 2016...

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by on Jan 11, 2016 in Blog | 1 comment

The other day I received an email from Neil Clarke. He owns Clarkesworld Magazine and he maintains the directory of Semiprozine publications for the edification of Hugo Award voters. With the recent ascendancy of Apex Magazine and my transition to full-time publisher/editor, he wanted to...

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Clavis Aurea #32: 2015 Hugo Award edition (Novella)

by on Jul 30, 2015 in Blog | 1 comment

The deadline for Hugo voting is imminent. The last of the categories I was willing to read cover to cover, the novellas, continues in the same vein as the nominated short stories ( and novelettes...

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Clavis Aurea #31: 2015 Hugo Award edition (Novelette)

by on Jul 9, 2015 in Blog | 2 comments

The five stories nominated in the Hugos’ “Best Novelette” category represent science fiction’s mainstream better than the short story category. The three represented presses – Analog, Lightspeed, and Orson Scott Card’s Intergalactic Medicine Show – are all SWFA-qualifying venues with...

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Clavis Aurea #30: 2015 Hugo Awards edition (Short Fiction)

by on Jun 11, 2015 in Blog | 7 comments

I will not be coy and pretend I do not know that the contenders for this year’s Hugo Awards are controversial. The nominees in, especially, the short fiction categories have mostly been drawn from the “Rabid Puppies” slate: stories chosen to reflect the values of a vocal ideological...

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