The winners of the 2020 Norma K Hemming Awards, given under the auspices of the Australian Science Fiction Foundation (ASFF), were announced on September 6.
The Norma K Hemming Award is given to mark excellence in the exploration of themes of race, gender, sexuality, class or disability in a speculative fiction work (e.g. science fiction, fantasy, horror) by Australian citizens and/or residents. Eligible work includes short stories, novellas, novels, collections, anthologies, graphic novels and stage play scripts.
Short Fiction (stories up to 17,500 words)
- Winter’s Tale, Nike Sulway & Shauna O’Meara (Twelfth Planet Press)
- From Here On, Monsters, Elizabeth Bryer (Pan Macmillan Australia)
- Ghost Bird, Lisa Fuller (University of Queensland Press)
View the online presentation of the Award here.