The Long List of Hugo Awards, 1984

(L.A.con II [Anaheim, California; August 30 – September 3, 1984])

1983 || 1984 || 1985

Best Novel

Winner:Startide Rising by David Brin [Bantam, 1983]
2Tea with the Black Dragon by R. A. MacAvoy [Bantam, 1983]
3Millennium by John Varley [Berkley, 1983]
4Moreta: Dragonlady of Pern by Anne McCaffrey [Ballantine Del Rey, 1983]
5The Robots of Dawn by Isaac Asimov [Doubleday, 1983]

Best Novella

Winner:"Cascade Point" by Timothy Zahn [Analog Dec 1983]
2"Hardfought" by Greg Bear [Asimov's Feb 1983]
3"In the Face of My Enemy" by Joseph H. Delaney [Analog Apr 1983]
4"Seeking" by David R. Palmer [Analog Feb 1983]
5"Hurricane Claude" by Hilbert Schenck [F&SF Apr 1983]

Best Novelette

Winner:"Blood Music" by Greg Bear [Analog Jun 1983]
2"The Monkey Treatment" by George R. R. Martin [F&SF Jul 1983]
3"The Sidon in the Mirror" by Connie Willis [Asimov's Apr 1983]
4"Slow Birds" by Ian Watson [F&SF Jun 1983]
5"Black Air" by Kim Stanley Robinson [F&SF Mar 1983]

Best Short Story

Winner:"Speech Sounds" by Octavia E. Butler [Asimov's mid-Dec 1983]
2"Servant of the People" by Frederik Pohl [Analog Feb 1983]
3"The Geometry of Narrative" by Hilbert Schenck [Analog Aug 1983]
4"The Peacemaker" by Gardner Dozois [Asimov's Aug 1983]
5"Wong's Lost and Found Emporium" by William F. Wu [Amazing May 1983]

Best Non-Fiction Book

Winner:The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy through 1968, Vol 3: Miscellaneous by Donald H. Tuck [Advent, 1983]
2The High Kings by Joy Chant, Ian Ballantine, Betty Ballantine, George Sharp, and David Larkin [Bantam, 1983]
3Dream Makers, Volume II by Charles Platt [Berkley, 1983]
4Staying Alive: A Writer's Guide by Norman Spinrad [Donning, 1983]
5The Fantastic Art of Rowena by Rowena Morrill [Pocket, 1983]

Best Dramatic Presentation

Winner:Return of the Jedi (1983) [Lucasfilm] Written by Lawrence Kasdan and George Lucas; Story by George Lucas; Directed by Richard Marquand
2The Right Stuff (1983) [The Ladd Company] Screenplay by Philip Kaufmann; Directed by Philip Kaufmann; based on the book by Tom Wolfe
3WarGames (1983) [MGM] Written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes; Directed by John Badham
4Brainstorm (1983) [MGM] Screenplay by Philip Frank Messina and Robert Stitzel; Story by Bruce Joel Rubin; Directed by Douglas Trumbull
5Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983) [Bryna/Disney] Written by Ray Bradbury; Directed by Jack Clayton; based on the novel by Ray Bradbury

Best Professional Editor

Winner:Shawna McCarthy
2David G. Hartwell
3Terry Carr
4Edward L. Ferman
5Stanley Schmidt

Best Professional Artist

Winner:Michael Whelan
2Rowena Morrill
3Don Maitz
4Barclay Shaw
5Val Lakey Lindahn

Best Semiprozine

Winner:Locus ed. by Charles N. Brown
2Science Fiction Chronicle ed. by Andrew I. Porter
3Science Fiction Review ed. by Richard E. Geis
4Fantasy Newsletter/Fantasy Review ed. by Robert A. Collins
5Whispers ed. by Stuart David Schiff
Withdrawn - Nomination Declined:
Starship ed. by Andrew I. Porter

Best Fanzine

Winner:File 770 ed. by Mike Glyer
2Ansible ed. by Dave Langford
3The Philk Fee-Nom-Ee-Non ed. by Paul J. Willett
4Izzard ed. by Patrick Nielsen Hayden and Teresa Nielsen Hayden
5Holier Than Thou ed. by Marty Cantor and Robbie Cantor

Best Fan Writer

Winner:Mike Glyer
2Richard E. Geis
3Dave Langford
4Teresa Nielsen Hayden
5Arthur D. Hlavaty

Best Fan Artist

Winner:Alexis Gilliland
2William Rotsler
3Joan Hanke-Woods
4Brad W. Foster
5Stu Shiffman

Special Awards

 Robert Bloch - for 50 years as an SF professional
 Larry Shaw - as one of the early unsung editors in the field

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:R. A. MacAvoy
2Joseph H. Delaney
3Lisa Goldstein
4Warren Norwood
5Sheri S. Tepper
6Joel Rosenberg

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