"The people who invented race, who grouped us together as “black,” were inventing and categorizing their ability to do something vicious and wrong. I don’t see why I have to give them validity, or why I have to approach that label with any kind of seriousness. We give the people who make this category too much legitimacy by accepting it. We give them too much power. "Fiction about the Future -- Contest for writers ages 13-25
Award-winning SF announced at Campbell Conference:
- Molly Gloss won the Sturgeon Award for "The Grinnell Method"
- Adam Roberts won the Campbell Award for Jack Glass
- Kevin J. Anderson and Steven Savile won the Lifeboat to the Stars Award for Tau Ceti
Rhys Hughes' edited zine: The Ironic Fantastic #1
Douglas Lain has added the reward of reading his entire novel to fun his "Think the Impossible" Tour.
Luc Reid seeks funding for research about a climate change--to be funneled into his novel.