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The Skylark Award is Open for Nominations
Nominations will close Saturday November 16th. Regular members can place their nominations in the Skylark Award mail box in the clubhouse, or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more here about the E. E. Smith Memorial Award.
The Player of Games by Iain Banks – November Book Discussion
The next NESFA Reading Group discussion will meet Friday, November 1st at 7pm to discuss The Player of Games by Iain Banks
2019–2020 Short Story Contest Now Open
The NESFA Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Story Contest for 2019 is now open. The winners will be announced at Boskone 57, February 14–16, 2020, at the Westin Waterfront Hotel in Boston, MA. Past winners are posted here.
2019 Worldcon in Dublin
This year’s Worldcon takes place in Dublin, Ireland, from August 15-19, 2019. Its guests include Diane Duane, Bill & Mary Burns, Ginjer Buchanan, Ian McDonald, Jocelyn Bell Burnell, and Steve Jackson, with featured artists: Afua Richardson, Jim Fitzpatrick, Maeve Clancy and Sana Takeda. Learn more about Dublin 2019.
Geri Sullivan: 2019 TAFF Delegate.
NESFA congratulates Geri Sullivan for winning the race for the 2019 TAFF Delegate.
NESFA congratulates Lois McMaster Bujold for winning the 2017 Best Series Hugo for The Vorkosigan Saga. NESFA Press editions of her first seven books are available.