Campbell and Sturgeon Awards

The winners of the Campbell and Sturgeon Awards were announced on June 16 at the Campbell Conference in Lawrence Kansas. Both are juried awards, with the Campbell being presented for the Best SF Novel and the Sturgeon for Best Short Story.

  • Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award: “The Future is Blue,” by Catherynne M. Valente
  • John W. Campbell Memorial Award: Central Station, by Lavie Tidhar

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Sturgeon and Campbell Winners

The winners of the Campbell and Sturgeon Awards were announced on August 18 at the Campbell Conference, held this year in conjunction with MidAmeriCon II, the worldcon, in Kansas City, Mo. Both are juried awards, with the Campbell being presented for the Best SF Novel and the Sturgeon for Best Short Story. Next year, the Campbell Conference will be held in Lawrence, Kansas during its more traditional month of June.

  • John W. Campbell Award: Radiomen, by Eleanor Lerman
  • Theodore Sturgeon Award: “The Game of Smash and Recovery,” by Kelly Link

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Campbell & Sturgeon Finalists

The nominees for the John W. Campbell, Jr. Memorial Award and the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award have been announced. The Campbell award is given for a novel, the Sturgeon for a short story. Both awards will be presented during the Campbell Conference, this year held in conjunction with MidAmeriCon II in Kansas City.
John W. Campbell, Jr. Memorial Award

  • The Water Knife, by Paolo Bacigalupi
  • Europe at Midnight, by Dave Hutchinson
  • Radiomen, by Eleanor Lerman
  • Luna: New Moon, by Ian McDonald
  • Galapagos Regained, by James Morrow
  • Going Dark, by Linda Nagata
  • The Book of Phoenix, by Nnedi Okorafor
  • Where, by Kit Reed
  • The Thing Itself, by Adam Roberts
  • Aurora, by Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Seveneves, by Neal Stephenson

Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award

  • “And You Shall Know Her By The Trail Of Dead,” by Brooke Bolander
  • “The Four Thousand, the Eight Hundred,” by Greg Egan
  • “The New Mother,” by Eugene Fischer
  • “Folding Beijing,” by Hao Jingfang, translated by Ken Liu
  • “Emergence,” by Gwyneth Jones
  • “Damage,” by David D. Levine
  • “The Game of Smash and Recovery,” by Kelly Link
  • “Botanica Veneris: Thirteen Papercuts by Ida Countess Rathangan,” by Ian McDonald
  • “Our Lady of the Open Road,” by Sarah Pinsker
  • “The Three Resurrections of Jessica Churchill,” by Kelly Robson
  • “Gypsy,” by Carter Scholz
  • “Avery Cates: The Walled City,” by Jeff Somers

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Campbell & Sturgeon Awards

The winners of the Campbell and Sturgeon Awards were announced on June 13 ahead of this weekend’s Campbell Conference in Lawrence Kansas. Both are juried awards, with the Campbell being presented for the Best SF Novel and the Sturgeon for Best Short Story. The presentation will be held at Lawrence, Kansas.

  • John W. Campbell Award: The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August, by Claire North
  • Theodore Sturgeon Award: “The Man Who Sold the Moon,” by Cory Doctorow

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Campbell and Sturgeon Finalists

The nominees for the John W. Campbell, Jr. Memorial Award and the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award have been announced. The Campbell award is given for a novel, the Sturgeon for a short story. Both awards will be presented during the Campbell Conference, to be held June 11-14, 2015 in Lawrence KS.

John W. Campbell, Jr. Memorial Award Nominees

  • The Race, by Nina Allan
  • A Darkling Sea, by James L. Cambias
  • The Peripheral, by William Gibson
  • Afterparty, by Daryl Gregory
  • Europe in Autumn, by Dave Hutchinson
  • Wolves, by Simon Ings
  • The Three-Body Problem, by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu
  • Station Eleven, by Emily St. John Mandel
  • Defenders, by Wil McIntosh
  • The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August, by Claire North
  • The Bees, by Laline Paull
  • Bête, by Adam Roberts
  • Lock In, by John Scalzi
  • The Martian, by Andy Weir
  • Area X (The Southern Reach Trilogy: Annihilation, Authority, and Acceptance, by Jeff VanderMeer
  • Echopraxia, by Peter Watts

Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award Nominees

  • “Lady with Fox,” by
  • “Childfinder,” by
  • “In Her Eyes,” by
  • “The Man Who Sold the Moon,” by
  • “Herd Immunity,” by
  • “When It Ends, He Catches Her,” by
  • We Are All Completely Fine, by Daryl Gregory
  • Yesterday’s Kin, by Nancy Kress
  • “A Hotel in Antarctica,” by Geoffrey Landis
  • “The Regular,” by Ken Liu
  • “The Lightness of the Movement,” by Pat MacEwan
  • “We Are the Cloud,” by Sam J. Miller
  • “The Fifth Dragon,” by Ian McDonald
  • “Shatterdown,” by Suzanne Palmer
  • “The Cryptic Age,” by Robert Reed

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Campbell and Sturgeon Winners

The winners of the Campbell and Sturgeon Awards were announced on June 12 ahead of this weekend’s Campbell Conference in Lawrence Kansas. Both are juried awards, with the Campbell being presented for the Best SF Novel and the Sturgeon for Best Short Story. The presentation will be held at Lawrence, Kansas.

  • John W. Campbell Award: Strange Bodies, by Marcel Theroux
  • Theodore Sturgeon Award: “In Joy, Knowing the Abyss,” by Sarah Pinsker

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John W. Campbell Award Nominees

The nominees for the John W. Campbell Awards have been announced. The award will be presented at the Campbell Conference and Awards Ceremony in Lawrence, KS on the weekend of July 13-15. The award is selected by a jury consisting of Gregory Benford, Paul Di Filippo, Sheila Finch, James Gunn, Elizabeth Anne Hull, Paul Kincaid, Christopher McKitterick, Pamela Sargent, and T.A. Shippey.

  • Lexicon, by Max Barry
  • Proxima, by Stephen Baxter
  • The Circle, by Dave Eggers
  • We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, by Karen Joy Fowler
  • Hild, by Nicola Griffith
  • The Cusanus Game, by Wolfgang Jeschke
  • Ancillary Justice, by Ann Leckie
  • The Disestablishment of Paradise, by Phillip Mann
  • Evening’s Empires, by Paul McAuley
  • The Red: First Light, by Linda Nagata
  • The Adjacent, by Christopher Priest
  • On the Steel Breeze, by Alastair Reynolds
  • Shaman, by Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Neptune’s Brood, by Charles Stross
  • Strange Bodies, by Marcel Theroux

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Campbell and Sturgeon Winners

The winners of the Campbell and Sturgeon Awards were announced on June 14 at the Campbell Conference in Lawrence Kansas. Both are juried awards, with the Campbell being presented for the Best SF Novel and the Sturgeon for Best Short Story. The presentation will be held at Lawrence, Kansas.

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

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Campbell and Sturgeon Finalists

The nominees for the John W. Campbell, Jr. Memorial Award and the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award have been announced. The Campbell award is given for a novel, the Sturgeon for a short story. Both awards will be presented during the Campbell Conference, to be held July 13-16, 2013 at the Oread Hotel in Lawrence KS.

John W. Campbell, Jr. Memorial Award Nominees

  • The Hydrogen Sonata, by Iain M. Banks
  • Any Day Now, by Terry Bisson
  • Existence, by David Brin
  • The Rapture of the Nerds, by Cory Doctorow & Charles Stross
  • Empty Space, by M. John Harrison
  • Intrusion, by Ken MacLeod
  • Railsea, by China Miéville
  • The Fractal Prince, by Hannu Rajaniemi
  • Blue Remembered Earth, by Alastair Reynolds
  • Jack Glass: The Story of a Murderer, by Adam Roberts
  • 2312, by Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Slow Apocalypse, by John Varley
  • Alif the Unseen, by G. Willow Wilson

Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award Nominees

  • “Things Greater Than Love,” by Kate Bachus
  • “Immersion,” by Aliette de Bodard
  • “Scattered Along the River of Heaven,” by Aliette de Bodard
  • “The Grinnell Method,” by Molly Gloss
  • After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall, by Nancy Kress
  • “The Weight of History, the Lightness of the Future,” by Jay Lake
  • “The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species,” by Ken Liu
  • “Mono No Aware,” by Ken Liu
  • “Nahiiku West,” by Linda Nagata
  • Eater of Bone, by Robert Reed
  • “The Peak of Eternal Light,” by Bruce Sterling
  • “(To See the Other) Whole Against the Sky,” by E. Catherine Tobler

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Campbell and Sturgeon

The winners of the John W. Campbell, Jr. Award and the Theodore Sturgeon Award have been announced. The actual awards will be presented on Friday, July 6 at the University of Kansas Awards Banquet. The Campbell Award is given for the best sf novel of the year. The Sturgeon Award is given for the best short story of the year.

  • Campbell Award: (tie) The Highest Frontier, by Joan Slonczewski; The Islanders, by Christopher Priest
  • Sturgeon Award: “The Choice,” by Paul McAuley

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