This collection by Stephen Graham Jones has been cropping up on slate after slate for this year’s awards, with Best Collection nominations in the Bram Stoker Awards and Shirley Jackson Awards, and a win as Best Collection from This Is Horror. After the People Lights Have Gone Off comprises 15 very diverse stories, quite a few of […]
In the flurry of science fiction, fantasy and horror awards due this time of year, after the announcement of the Bram Stoker Awards winners and the Shirley Jackson Awards finalists, now we have the John W. Campbell Memorial Award finalists for 2015. And I should confirm that neither Emily St. John Mandel (Station Eleven) nor […]
As per the previous coverage of the 25th Anniversary World Horror Convention (a.k.a. WHC), the presentation ceremony for the 2014 Bram Stoker Awards® was held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel on the evening of Saturday May 9th. The winners, each of whom received a bronze statuette originally co-designed by Harlan Ellison, were: Superior Achievement in a NOVEL Blood […]
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The 25th Anniversary World Horror Convention (a.k.a. WHC), also comprising the Bram Stoker Awards® Weekend, has just kicked off in Atlanta, running from May 7th to May 10th at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel. As part of the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of WHC, “Friday will be declared ‘Celebrate World Horror Convention’s 25th Anniversary […]
Following the announcement by the Horror Writers Association of the final ballot for the Bram Stoker Awards covered earlier, I’m inclined to remark on the marked under-representation of an entire sub-genre of horror/weird/dark fiction from the shortlist, as well as certain conspicuous authors and editors. And I’m definitely not the only one who has remarked […]
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The Final Ballot for Bram Stoker Awards® has been announced on the Horror Writers Association website. The nominees are in line for voting for “superior writing in eleven categories including traditional fiction of various lengths, poetry, screenplays and non-fiction. Previous winners include Stephen King, J.K. Rowling, George R. R. Martin, Joyce Carol Oates and Neil […]