The editor of AntipodeanSF, Ion Newcombe, has been appointed as the new ASFF webmaster. “Nuke” has been a zealous reader and occasional writer of science fiction since his childhood. He welcomes all comments, news, and views from within and without the ASFF, and aims to make the website a valuable resource for all.
Long time ASFF member, and former committee member, Bill Wright was awarded the “Chandler” at Continuum 13. Congratulations and let’s all celebrate this wonderful gentleman. Read the full citation.
Norma K Hemming Award
Regretfully there will be No Award for the Norma K Hemming Award in 2017. The Norma K Hemming Award for 2018 (for works published in the 2017 calendar year) will open later this year and there will be some changes on how to enter the Award.
Big Issue Short Story Competition
Details how to enter here: http://www.thebigissue.org.au/blog/2017/03/09/fiction-submissions-open/ Entries close 5 June.
The Instrumentality, 7 May 2017