Blog: Winners of the 2012 John W. Campbell Award

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The Center for the Study of Science Fiction has announced the results of the 2011 John W. Campbell Award. The winners were selected, from nominations by publishers, by a jury composed of seven writers and academics, and announced at the Campbell Conference, a four-day event held annually at the University of Kansas.

The two winners receive a personalized trophy, and their name added to the permanent trophy.

Best Science Fiction Novel

  • Book:The Islanders
  • Book:The Highest Frontier
  • Book:Embassytown
  • Book:Osama (Lavie Tidhar)

Campbell Committee:

  • Gregory Benford
  • Paul Di Filippo
  • Sheila Finch
  • James Gunn
  • Elizabeth Anne Hull
  • Paul Kincaid
  • Christopher McKitterick
  • Pamela Sargent
  • T.A. Shippey

Source: www.SFcenter.ku.edu

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