Tiptree Winner and Short List

The James Tiptree, Jr. Literary Award Council has announced the winners of the 2017 Tiptree Award. The Award is presented for works of speculative fiction that address gender issues. The winners will be honored at Wiscon 42 the weekend of May 25-38 and will receive $1,000, a piece of artwork, and chocolate.


  • Who Runs the World? (a.k.a. The XY), by Virginia Bergin

Honor List

  • Don’t Press Charges and I Won’t Sue, by Charlie Jane Anders
  • The Devourers, by Indra Das
  • Dreadnought, by April Daniels
  • Sovereign, by April Daniels
  • An Excess Male, by Maggie Shen King
  • Her Body and Other Parties, by Carmen Maria Machado
  • An unkindness of Ghosts, by Rivers Salomon
  • The Black Tides of Heaven, by JY Yang
  • The Red Threads of Fortune, by JY Yang

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