The 2018 Seiun Award winners were announced July 21 by Duracon, the 57th Japanese national SF convention. The award has nine categories. Below are the categories for translated works, and a few other categories of international interest.
- Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel. Translated by Chiori Sada
FOREIGN SHORT STORY
- “Folding Beijing” by Jingfang Hao. Translated by Mayumi Otani
- Kemono Friends
- Noriko Nagano – Personal site
- “Superhuman rock” birth 50 anniversary tribute project – Young King’s Hours 2 – July issue Anthology “superhuman rock hero” publication,
Editor’s Note: I have followed the translations shown in the Wikipedia article for the first three categories. Note some translator names lack diacritical marks over some letters because WordPress turns them into question marks. The “Free Category” relies on Google Translate (beware!)