George Turner


science fiction awards database

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Awards Summary

Career and Special Awards: 1

Major Awards: 1

 

Other Awards: 9

Total Number of Award Wins and Nominations: 33

— Career and Special Awards —
A. Bertram Chandler Memorial Awardfor outstanding achievement in Australian SF, presented by Australian SF Foundation
winner

— Major Awards —
Hugo Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by members of annual World Science Fiction Convention
(1 nomination)

In the Heart or in the Head: An Essay in Time Travel (Norstrilia) — nonfiction book — nomination

Nebula Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by SF & Fantasy Writers of America professional membership
(1 nomination)

Drowning Towers (Arbor House/Morrow) — novel — nomination

Arthur C. Clarke Awardfor SF novel published in the UK; juried
(1 nomination; 1 win)

The Sea and Summer (Faber & Faber) — winner

James Tiptree Jr Memorial Awardfor SF/F that explores and expands the roles of women and men, juried
(1 nomination)

Genetic Soldier (Morrow AvoNova) — short list

John W. Campbell Memorial Awardfor SF novel published in US or UK; juried
(1 nomination)

The Sea and Summer (Faber & Faber) — second place

— Locus Awards and Poll —
Locus Awardsfor SF/F/H works, polled by readers of Locus Magazine
(2 nominations)

Genetic Soldier (Morrow AvoNova) — sf novel — 23rd place

Brain Child (Morrow) — sf novel — 10th place

— Other Awards —
Ditmar Awardsfor Australian SF/F, voted by members of Australian National SF Convention
(25 nominations; 9 wins)

Genetic Soldier (Morrow AvoNova) — long fiction — nomination

The Destiny Makers (Morrow AvoNova) — long fiction or collection — winner

Brain Child — long fiction — nomination

Brain Child — novel or collection — nomination

A Pursuit of Miracles (Aphelion) — Australian novel or anthology — nomination

“Generation Gap” (A Pursuit of Miracles) — Australian short fiction — nomination

The Sea and Summer (Faber & Faber) — Australian long fiction — nomination

“Shut the Door When You Go Out” (Aphelion #4) — Australian short fiction — nomination

“The Fittest” (Urban Fantasies) — Australian short fiction — nomination

“Neuromancer” — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — winner

In the Heart or in the Head: An Essay In Time Travel (Norstrilia) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — winner

Yesterday's Men (Faber) — Australian long sf or fantasy — winner

Yesterday's Men (Faber) — international fiction — nomination

Vaneglory — Australian sf or fantasy — nomination

“Frederik Pohl as a Creator of Future Societies” (The Stellar Gauge) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — winner

“Samuel Delany: Victim of Great Applause” (SF Commentary #58 Feb 1980) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — winner

“Delany: A Victim of the Great Applause” (Yggdrasil Mar 1979) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — nomination

Beloved Son (Faber) — Australian fiction — winner

“The Martian Art of SF Criticism” (Yggdrasil Feb,May,Aug 1977) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — nomination

“The Silverberg Phenomenon” (SF Commentary #51 Mar 1977) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — nomination

“The And Great Whales Created God” (SF Commentary #47 Aug 1976) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — winner

“Plumbers of the Cosmos” (by GT & Peter Nicholls) (SF Commentary #48/49/50) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — nomination

“Theme as an Element of Fiction” (Chao #20) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — nomination

“Paradigm and Pattern: Form and Meaning in The Dispossessed” (SF Commentary #41/42 Apr 1972) — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — winner

“Philip Dick by 1975” — William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review — nomination



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