The 2008 Nebula Awards were presented on Saturday, April 25 in a ceremony at the 2009 Nebula Awards Weekend held in Los Angeles, California. Janis Ian was Toastmistress, and Chuck Lorre gave the keynote address.
The Nebula Awards winners are:
Novel: Powers, Ursula K. Le Guin (Harcourt)
Novella: “The Spacetime Pool”, Catherine Asaro (Analog Mar ’08)
Novelette: “Pride and Prometheus”, John Kessel (F&SF Jan ’08)
Short Story: “Trophy Wives”, Nina Kiriki Hoffman (Fellowship Fantastic)
Script: WALL-E, Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon. Original story by Andrew Stanton & Pete Docter (Pixar)
Andre Norton Award: Flora’s Dare, Ysabeau S. Wilce (Harcourt)
Harry Harrison was honored as Damon Knight Grand Master; M.J. Engh was honored as Author Emerita; Kate Wilhelm, A.J. Budrys, and Martin Greenberg received the Solstice Award; and Joss Whedon received the Ray Bradbury Award. Victoria Strauss received the SFWA Service Award.
For more details, see the live blog from the event. A full report with photos will appear in the June issue of Locus.