Category Archives: awards

NIU receives CLIR Hidden Collections Grant!

I am so pleased to announce that Northern Illinois University, in collaboration with Villanova University, has received a CLIR Hidden Collections grant to further digitize our dime novel collections. My first grant application to digitize dime novels was submitted back … Continue reading

Posted in awards, libraries | Tagged , | Leave a comment

My WorldCon Schedule!

BEHOLD! I have a schedule for WorldCon now! Thursday Aug 18, 2016 3:00PM You’re assigned to this item as: Moderator Doctor Who and the Changing Show Runners Kansas City Convention Center – 2502A Panel  1 hour TV Doctor Who Genre … Continue reading

Posted in appearances, awards, conventions | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Uncanny is a World Fantasy Award Finalist!

Last night, the World Fantasy Award ballot was publicly released, and we learned that Uncanny Magazine is a finalist for a World Fantasy Award in the Special Award, Nonprofessional category. We also learned that “Pockets” by Amal El-Mohtar and “The Heat … Continue reading

Posted in awards, Editing, not so deep thoughts, shameless promotion, Uncanny | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Digital POWRR nominated for DLF Comm/Cap award!

From the DLF announcement: The Community/Capacity Awards (DLF Comm/Caps, for short) are a new debt of gratitude from the DLF membership, selected annually by vote. We are pleased to announce the nominees for the 2016 DLF Comm/Cap Awards! These are not awards for … Continue reading

Posted in awards, libraries, shameless promotion | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Nebula Awards Conference Schedule!

The Nebula Conference Weekend approaches! Here’s where you can find me: Thursday, May 12 2:00pm-3:00pm @ LaSalle 2 Interfacing with Conventions 3:00pm-4:00pm @ LaSalle 2 BarCon and Other Secret Handshakes 8:00pm-9:30pm @ Monroe Ballroom Welcome Reception Friday, May 13 4:00pm-5:00pm … Continue reading

Posted in administrivia, appearances, awards, conventions, Editing, libraries | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Uncanny is a Hugo Award Finalist! And so is Folding Beijing!

Uncanny Is a Best Semiprozine Hugo Award Finalist and Folding Beijing Is a Best Novelette Finalist! SPACE UNICORNS! UNCANNY MAGAZINE IS A FINALIST FOR THE BEST SEMIPROZINE HUGO AWARD! We are beyond thrilled about this. There are so many great … Continue reading

Posted in awards, Editing, Hugos, shameless promotion, Uncanny | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

2014 in review and awards eligibility

It’s that time of year again! I’m busy writing my annual report at work, so it’s a good time to write down What I Did in SF/F in 2014, too. For Michael and I, the biggest accomplishment this year was … Continue reading

Posted in awards, shameless promotion, Uncanny, Verity! | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

ICYMI: Hugo Award Nominations!

Hey, in case you missed it this weekend … I was nominated for two Hugo Awards!   BEST FANCAST Verity! Deborah Stanish, Erika Ensign, Katrina Griffiths, L.M. Myles, Lynne M. Thomas, and Tansy Rayner Roberts   BEST SEMIPROZINE Apex Magazine edited … Continue reading

Posted in Apex Magazine, awards, Doctor Who, Hugos, Michael, shameless promotion, Verity! | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2013 in review: Awards Eligibility

Happy New Year! I haven’t yet done my full 2013 year-in-review post (that’s coming soon), but since John Scalzi did his “here’s what I did and what it’s eligible for” post, it’s about time. Here are the things I made … Continue reading

Posted in Apex Magazine, awards, Michael, shameless promotion, Verity! | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

So, How Was Your WorldCon?

I’ve been answering this question all week. And that answer is … complicated. We traveled by car from DeKalb, IL to San Antonio, TX over 2 days, as we had to bring Caitlin with us to WorldCon, and traveling by … Continue reading

Posted in awards, Caitlin, conventions, disability, Doctor Who, Glitter and Mayhem, Hugos, Michael | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments