Voting for the first round of the 2019 British Science Fiction Association Awards closes on January 31st, and we have three pieces on this year's longlist! We’re delighted to present the following nominees for your consideration:
Nominated for Best Shorter Fiction:
2086, by TK Lê
Nominated for Best Non-Fiction:
Variations on a Name: The -Punks of Our Times, by Jaymee Goh
“Post” for Whom? Examining the Socioeconomics of a Post-Apocalypse, by Suyi Davies Okungbowa
You can check out the entire longlist here, and if you are a BSFA member, you can vote for your favorite pieces of 2019!
Congratulations and best of luck to all the talented nominees!
History treated people like me as curiosities, freaks, and monsters of legend. Human monstrosity is something we've been writing about in SF/F/Spec for as long as genre writing has existed, and that's forever. Writing about myself in those terms, at least in my verse, feels like both reclamation and rebellion.
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