- Congratulations to Edward Willet for winning the Aurora Award for the best long-form work of science fiction or fantasy by a Canadian writer in English in 2008. Here’s a video of his Aurora Award win and acceptance speech.
- Mike Resnick is the newest Writers of the Future judge (Thanks to SF Scope)
- Celebrate Mary Shelley’s birthday in Boston! Aug. 30th, noon-2:00 at Pandemonium, 4:00-6:00 at Back Pages. There are other dates and events surrounding the birthday. Hear SFWA members Jennifer Pelland and Elaine Isaak read.