Sunday, August 21, 2016

2016 Hugo Award Winners

The Hugo Awards were presented at a ceremony on Saturday August 20 2016 during MidAmeriCon II, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention.

The 2016 Hugo Award trophy base was designed by Sarah Felix.

2016 Hugo Award Winners

BEST NOVEL
The Fifth Season by NK Jemisin (Orbit)

BEST NOVELLA
Binti by Nnedi Okorafor (Tor.com)

BEST NOVELETTE
“Folding Beijing” by Hao Jingfang, trans. Ken Liu (Uncanny Magazine, Jan-Feb 2015)

BEST SHORT STORY

“Cat Pictures Please” by Naomi Kritzer (Clarkesworld, January 2015)

BEST RELATED WORK

No Award

BEST GRAPHIC STORY
The Sandman: Overture, written by Neil Gaiman, art by J.H. Williams III (Vertigo)

BEST DRAMATIC PRESENTATION, LONG FORM
The Martian, screenplay by Drew Goddard, directed by Ridley Scott (Scott Free Productions; Kinberg Genre; TSG Entertainment; 20th Century Fox)

BEST DRAMATIC PRESENTATION, SHORT FORM
Jessica Jones: “AKA Smile”, written by Scott Reynolds, Melissa Rosenberg, and Jamie King, directed by Michael Rymer (Marvel Television; ABC Studios; Tall Girls Productions;Netflix)

BEST EDITOR, SHORT FORM
Ellen Datlow

BEST EDITOR, LONG FORM
Sheila E Gilbert

BEST PROFESSIONAL ARTIST
Abigail Larson

BEST SEMIPROZINE

Uncanny Magazine, edited by Lynne M Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas, Michi Trota, and Erika Ensign & Steven Schapansky

BEST FANZINE
File 770, edited by Mike Glyer

BEST FANCAST

No Award

BEST FAN WRITER
Mike Glyer

BEST FAN ARTIST
Steve Stiles

THE JOHN W CAMPBELL AWARD FOR BEST NEW WRITER
(Not a Hugo Award, but administered along with the Hugo Awards)
Andy Weir