Former SFWA president Norman Spinrad has been battling stomach cancer for some time now. This Thursday he goes in for surgery to try to remove the mass of tumors blocking his stomach. In his words, “If nothing is done, this is a slow death by starvation.”
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Winners of the 2010 SFWA election are.
President: John Scalzi (208)
Vice President: Mary Robinette Kowal (207)
Secretary: Robert J. Howe (163)
Treasurer’s race: Amy Casil Sterling (151)
South/Central Regional Director: Lee Martindale (62)
Overseas Regional Director: Sean Williams (10)
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for John Scalzi, Mary Robinette Kowal, Sean Williams, Lee Martindale, and Robert Howe!
COCOA BEACH, Fla. – Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America, Inc., has announced the Nebula Awards® winners for 2009. The Nebula Awards® are voted on, and presented by, active members of SFWA. The awards were announced at the Nebula Awards® Banquet held at the Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront the evening of May 15. 2009 […]
As of 7:30 AM, everything’s go for the 2:20 PM launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis and our plans to view the launch. The SFWA buses to the launch will be in front of the Hilton, along with buses from several other groups. The SFWA buses will be clearly marked. There may be a shortage of […]
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Mary Robinette Kowal, Matthew S. Rotundo, and Eugie Foster!
For the first time ever, one of the premier awards in science fiction will be streamed live on the Web. This Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 7:00 pm EDT The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America will showcase the Nebula Awards Ceremony. Watch in real time as the best science fiction and fantasy for […]
The coolest thing you will see all day. The astronauts at the International Space Station take you on a tour. For an SF writer, this is made of awesome. via Lon Prater
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Hayley E. Lavik, Sherri Browning Erwin, and Blake Charlton!
Amanda Morgan, Victoria Schwab and Myra McEntire, Nashville based authors, are holding an auction to raise money for middle Tennessee flood victims. Mission:To accept donations from publishing professionals to auction for middle Tennessee flood relief. Proceeds will benefit The Community Foundation Flood Relief. Among the items up for auction is an editorial review by Russell […]