BSFA 2011 Nominations

Let’s kick this off then, shall we?

I will shortly be sending out an email to officially open the nominations for BSFA Awards 2011. But of course, I accept nominations all year round, so this is what we have so far…

Best Novel
Title Author surname Author First Name Publisher
Mr Fox Oyeyemi Helen Picador
The Testament of Jessie Lamb Rogers Jane Sandstone Press
Best Short Fiction
Title Author Surname Author First Name Publication Publisher
The Silver Wind Allen Nina Interzone 233 TTA Press
Smoke City Barzak Christopher Asimov’s (April/May)
The Copenhagen Interpretation Cornell Paul Asimov’s (July)
Widows in the World Grant Gavin J Strange Horizons (2 parts)
Tidal Forces Kiernan Caitlin R Eclipse 4 ed. Jonathan Strahan Nightshade Books
Valley of the Girls Link Kelly Subterranean Press
Covehithe Mieville China The Guardian
A Soldier of the City Moles David Engineering Infinity ed. Jonathan Strahan Solaris
The Thick Night Moraine Sunny Strange Horizons
Best Non-Fiction
Title Author surname Author First Name Publication Publisher
Out of This World: Science Fiction but not as we Know it Ashley Mike Out of This World: Science Fiction but not as we Know it British Library
Wiscon, Stories and Ontological Blackness Broaddus Maurice Wiscon Chronicles 5, ed. Nisi Shawl
Fool to Believe: Remarks on Some Short Stories By Pat Cadigan Cheney Matthew Strange Horizons
Review of Deathless by Catherynne Valente Denault Matt Lingua Fantastika (3 parts)
In Praise of Joanna Rowling’s Hermione Granger Series Doyle Sadie Global Comment
Speculative Fiction as Postcolonial Critique in Ghostwritten and Cloud Atlas Dunlop Nicholas David Mitchell: Critical Essays ed. Sarah Dillon Gylphi
Review of The Arthur C Clarke Award shortlist Hartland Dan Strange Horizons (2 parts)
Review of Arslan by MJ Engh Nussbaum Abigail Asking the Wrong Questions
Hyperbolic Futures Shaviro Steven Cascadia Subduction Zone 2
Moonlight bright as a UFO abduction’: Science Fiction, Present-Future Alienation and Cognitive Mapping Stephenson William David Mitchell: Critical Essays ed. Sarah Dillon Gylphi
Remediations of ‘Japan’ in number9dream Tensor Posodas Baryon David Mitchell: Critical Essays ed. Sarah Dillon Gylphi
(Re)Producing the View from Nowhere: a reaction to Wiscon 34’s Reproductive Health Panel Velazquez Maria Wiscon Chronicles 5, ed. Nisi Shawl
Best Art
Title Artist surname ArtistFirst Name Publication Publisher Associated Author
Cover Sudworth Anne A Glass of Shadow Newcon Press Liz Williams
Cover Unknown Unknown Light Alone Gollancz Adam Roberts
Cover Unknown Unknown After The Apocalypse Small Beer Press Maureen F. McHugh
Cover Unknown Unknown Seed NightShade Books Rob Ziegler
Cover Unknown Unknown The Dark and Hollow Places Gollancz Carrie Ryan

BSFA member?

Send your nominations to me at awards@bsfa.co.uk. You have loads of time – until January 13th, but I’ll be posting regular list updates here.

Full details on these pages:

http://www.bsfa.co.uk/BSFAAward.aspx

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