McDevitt Wins 2015 Heinlein Award

Jack McDevitt is the winner of the 2015 Robert A. Heinlein Award, given for “outstanding published works in science fiction and technical writings that inspire the human exploration of space,” recognizing his body of work including over 21 novels and 81 short stories. Winners are chosen by a committee of SF authors, chaired by Michael F. Flynn, and receive a plaque, a sterling silver medallion, and two lapel pins, all featuring the likeness of Robert A. Heinlein. The award will be presented May 22, 2015 during the opening ceremonies of Balticon 49.