The 2021 Hugo Award finalists have been announced and EA is honored to have picked up multiple nominations!
We are thrilled to announce that Escape Pod is again a finalist for the Hugo Award for Best Semiprozine! Congratulations to co-editors S. B. Divya and Mur Lafferty, assistant editor Benjamin C. Kinney, producers Summer Brooks and Adam Pracht, co-hosts Tina Connolly and Alasdair Stuart, and the entire Escape Pod team!
Joining them for their first Hugo Award nomination for Best Semiprozine, and on the heels of the British Fantasy Award win, are PodCastle! Massive congratulations to co-editors Jen Albert, C.L. Clark, assistant editor and host Setsu Uzume, producer Peter Behravesh and the entire PodCastle team!
But there’s MORE!
- Our Hostus Mostus Alasdair Stuart returns to the Best Fan Writer short list for a third time.
- He also picks up his first nomination for Best Fanzine THE FULL LID alongside editor Marguerite Kenner.
- Stuart and Kenner are also nominated for the Best Related Work Finalist CoNZealand Fringe.
Finally, we’re incredibly happy to see Mur Lafferty and S.B. Divya gain their inaugural Best Editor Short Form nomination, recognizing not only their podcast editorial work but their creation of the Escape Pod 15th Anniversary anthology.
Find a complete list of finalists, and congratulations to them all!
The Hugo Awards will be presented at the 79th World Science Fiction Convention, DisCon III, in December. This event has promised a virtual programming stream for digital attendees as well as a special virtual attendance membership.