The Winnipeg Science Fiction Association (WINSFA) has announced the creation of the A. E. van Vogt Award, in honor of the Canadian author The award will spotlight the best in Canadian Science Fiction Writing over the past years. The first A. E. van Vogt Award will be presented in Winnipeg in Fall of 2012.
AE is the title of a new on-line science fiction magazine scheduled to begin publication later this month. The magazine’s title is a tribute to Canadian SF author A.E. van Vogt and is a professional-paying market. Currently, the magazine is only accepting submissions from Canadian authors, although they plan to expand to international submissions in the future.