2018 Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award Finalists

Locus Magazine, Science Fiction FantasyThe finalists for the 2018 Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award for the best short science fiction of the year have been announced:

  • “Don’t Press Charges and I Won’t Sue”, Charlie Jane Anders (Global Dystopias)
  • “Zen and the Art of Starship Maintenance”, Tobias S. Buckell (Cosmic Powers)
  • “The Discrete Charm of the Turing Machine”, Greg Egan (Asimov’s 11-12/17)
  • “Sidewalks”, Maureen McHugh (Omni 11/17)
  • “The Martian Obelisk”, Linda Nagata (Tor.com 7/17)
  • “The Secret Life of Bots”, Suzanne Palmer (Clarkesworld 9/17)
  • “And Then There Were (N‑One)”, Sarah Pinsker (Uncanny 3/17)
  • “Fandom for Robots”, Vina Jie‑Min Prasad (Uncanny 9/17)
  • “A Series of Steaks”, Vina Jie-Min Prasad (Clarkesworld 1/17)
  • “Welcome to Your Authentic Indian ExperienceTM“, Rebecca Roanhorse (Apex 8/17)
  • “We Who Live in the Heart”, Kelly Robson (Clarkesworld 5/17)

The award will be presented during the Campbell Conference Awards Banquet, held June 22-24, 2018 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence KS.


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