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2018 Hugo Awards

Winners will be highlighted when the results are in. Best Novel The Collapsing Empire, by John Scalzi (Tor) New York 2140, by Kim Stanley Robinson (Orbit) Provenance, by Ann Leckie (Orbit) Raven Stratagem, by Yoon Ha Lee (Solaris) Six Wakes, by Mur Lafferty (Orbit) The Stone Sky, by N.K. Jemisin (Orbit) Best Novella All Systems […]

2018 Retro Hugo Awards for 1943

Winners will be highlighted when the results are in. Best Novel Beyond This Horizon, by Anson MacDonald (Robert A. Heinlein) (Astounding Science-Fiction, April & May 1942) Darkness and the Light, by Olaf Stapledon (Methuen / S.J.R. Saunders) Donovan’s Brain, by Curt Siodmak (Black Mask, September-November 1942) Islandia, by Austin Tappan Wright (Farrar & Rinehart) Second […]

“Se trata de evitar abusos, de evitar sexismo y racismo, no de convertirse en el policía del otro”. Entrevista a Nastia T.

Los que estamos acostumbrados a los diviertidos Finncones, nos sentimos un poco decepcionados de que algunas cosas no funcionaran bien en la Worldcon. Me refiero especialmente a los problemas de censura que hubo con algunas actividades. El más notorio fue el malentendido que causó la eliminación de un LARP en donde los participantes debían ponerse […]

Worldcon day 5 / Worldcon día 5

(Actually this is the video in Spanish, next one is in English) Unfortunately I cannot put the video of the Closing ceremony, because Youtube said is “too long”. I am trying to find a solution (I am very bad at technology) but for now look at this video on my facebook page. Desgraciadamente la tecnología […]

Introducing: WORLDCON 2017

As you may know, Worldcon will be in Finland this year, from August 9 to 13. With a real international guest of honour, it promises to be fantastic. We have Finish writer Johanna Sinisalo, Jamaican writer Nalo Hopkinson, French comics artist Claire Wendling, Swedish author John-Henri Holmberg and of course a North American one: Walter […]