The Long List of Hugo Awards, 1973

(Torcon II [Toronto, Canada; August 31 – September 3, 1973])

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Best Novel

Winner:The Gods Themselves by Isaac Asimov [Galaxy Mar/Apr,May/Jun 1972; If Mar/Apr 1972]
2When Harlie Was One by David Gerrold [Ballantine, 1972]
3There Will Be Time by Poul Anderson [Signet, 1972]
Runners-up:
The Book of Skulls by Robert Silverberg [Scribner's, 1972]
 Dying Inside by Robert Silverberg [Galaxy Jul/Aug,Sep/Oct 1972; Scribner's, 1972]
 A Choice of Gods by Clifford D. Simak [Putnam, 1972]

Best Novella

Winner:"The Word for World is Forest" by Ursula K. Le Guin [Again, Dangerous Visions, 1972]
2"The Gold at the Starbow's End" by Frederik Pohl [Analog Mar 1972]
3"The Fifth Head of Cerberus" by Gene Wolfe [Orbit #10, 1972]
Runners-up:
"Hero" by Joe Haldeman [Analog Jun 1972]
 "The Mercenary" by Jerry Pournelle [Analog Jul 1972]

Best Novelette

Winner:"Goat Song" by Poul Anderson [F&SF Feb 1972]
2"Patron of the Arts" by William Rotsler [Universe 2, 1972]
3"Basilisk" by Harlan Ellison [F&SF Aug 1972]
Runners-up:
"A Kingdom by the Sea" by Gardner R. Dozois [Orbit #10, 1972]
 "Painwise" by James Tiptree, Jr. [F&SF Feb 1972]

Best Short Story

Winners(tie):"Eurema's Dam" by R. A. Lafferty [New Dimensions #2, 1972]
 "The Meeting" by Frederik Pohl and C. M. Kornbluth [F&SF Nov 1972]
3"When We Went to See the End of the World" by Robert Silverberg [Universe 2, 1972]
4"And I Awoke and Found Me Here on the Cold Hill's Side" by James Tiptree, Jr. [F&SF Mar 1972]
Runners-up:
"When It Changed" by Joanna Russ [Again, Dangerous Visions, 1972; Sci Fiction, scifi.com 2000-11-15]

Best Dramatic Presentation

Winner:Slaughterhouse-Five (1972) [Universal] Screenplay by Stephen Geller; Directed by George Roy Hill; based on the novel by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
2The People (1972) [American Zoetrope/ABC] Screenplay by James M. Miller; Directed by John Korty; based on the stories by Zenna Henderson
3Silent Running (1972) [Universal] Written by Deric Washburn and Michael Cimino & Steven Bochco; Directed by Douglas Trumbull
Runners-up:
Between Time and Timbuktu (1972) [NET Playhouse/PBS] Written by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.; Directed by Fred Barzyk

Best Professional Editor

Winner:Ben Bova
2Donald A. Wollheim
3Ted White
Runners-up:
Terry Carr
 Edward L. Ferman

Best Professional Artist

Winner:Frank Kelly Freas
2Jack Gaughan
3John Schoenherr
Runners-up:
Vincent Di Fate
 Mike Hinge

Best Fanzine

Winner:Energumen ed. by Michael Glicksohn and Susan Wood Glicksohn
2Locus ed. by Charles N. Brown and Dena Brown
3Algol ed. by Andrew I. Porter
Runners-up:
Granfalloon ed. by Ron Bushyager and Linda Bushyager
 SF Commentary ed. by Bruce Gillespie

Best Fan Writer

Winner:Terry Carr
2Susan Wood Glicksohn
3Richard E. Geis
Runners-up:
Charles N. Brown
 Sandra Miesel
 Rosemary Ullyot

Best Fan Artist

Winner:Tim Kirk
2William Rotsler
3Grant Canfield
Runners-up:
James Shull
 Arthur "ATom" Thomson

Special Awards

 Pierre Versins - Encyclopedia of Utopias, Extraordinary Voyages and Science Fiction

John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer (Sponsored by the publisher of Analog Magazine and administered on their behalf by WSFS [Not a Hugo Award])

Winner:Jerry Pournelle
2George Alec Effinger
Runners-up:
Ruth Berman
 George R. R. Martin
 Robert Thurston
 Lisa Tuttle

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