[PW] 2021 results of the Shirley Jackson Awards for 2020 publications

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Thu Aug 19 10:36:22 PDT 2021


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On 8/18/21, Todd Mason <foxbrick at yahoo.com> wrote:
> 2020 Shirley Jackson Awards Nominees. Winners: ***
> https://www.shirleyjacksonawards.org/nominees/
> https://www.shirleyjacksonawards.org/
>
> Boston, MA (June 2021) — In recognition of the legacy of Shirley Jackson’s
> writing, and with permission of the author’s estate, The Shirley Jackson
> Awards, Inc. has been established for outstanding achievement in the
> literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic.
>
> The Shirley Jackson Awards are voted upon by a jury of professional writers,
> editors, critics, and academics.  The awards are given for the best work
> published in the preceding calendar year in the following categories:
> Novel, Novella, Novelette, Short Fiction, Single-Author Collection, and
> Edited Anthology.
>
> The nominees for the 2020 Shirley Jackson Awards are:
>
> NOVEL
>
>    - Sisters by Daisy Johnson (Jonathan Cape)
>    - Death in Her Hands by Ottessa Moshfegh (Penguin Press)
>    - Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Del Rey / Penguin Random House)
>    - Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth (William Morrow)
>    - ***The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones (Saga Press, Gallery
> Books)
>    - True Story by Kate Reed Petty (Viking)
>
>  NOVELLA
>
>    - The Best of Both Worlds by S. P. Miskowski (Trepidatio Publishing)
>    - History of an Executioner by Clancy McGilligan (Miami University Press)
>    - ***Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones (Tordotcom
> Publishing)
>    - Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark (Tordotcom Publishing)
>    - Agatha’s Barn: A Carpenter’s Farm Story by Michael Bailey (Written
> Backwards)
>    - Her Mad Song by C J Halbard (Man on Fire Press)
>
> NOVELETTE
>
>    - “I Will Find You, Even in the Dark” by Jessica Landry (Dim Shores
> Presents Vol. 1)
>    - Many Restless Concerns: The Victims of Countess Bathory Speak in Chorus
> (A Testimony) by Gayle Brandeis (Black Lawrence Press)
>    - ***The Attic Tragedy by J. Ashley-Smith Meerkat Press)
>    - Faith by Sayaka Murata, translated by Ginny Tapley Takemori (Granta)
>    - “Heritage Hill” by Matthew R. Davis (Outback Horrors Down Under:  An
> Anthology of Antipodean Terrors)
>    - “Pale Toes” by Marko Hautala, translated by Sanna Terho (The Valancourt
> Book of World Horror Stories)
>    - “Señor Ligotti” by Bernardo Esquinca, translated by James D. Jenkins
> (The Valancourt Book of World Horror Stories)
>
>  SHORT FICTION
>
>    - “Holes” by R.A. Busby (Graveyard Smash:  Women of Horror Anthology
> Vol.2 collection)
>    - Graceful Burdens by Roxane Gay (Amazon Original Stories)
>    - “Isn’t Your Daughter Such a Doll” by Tobi Ogundiran (Shoreline of
> Infinity 18)
>    - ***“Not the Man I Married” by R. A. Busby (Black Petals Issue #93
> Autumn, 2020)
>    - “Room and Board Included, Demonology Extra” by Eden Royce (Broken Eye
> Books)
>    - “The Memory Game” by Franki Haber (The Gravity of the Thing)
>
>  SINGLE-AUTHOR COLLECTION
>
>    - Settling the World: Selected Stories by M. John Harrison (Comma Press)
>    - Mannequin and Wife by Jen Fawkes (LSU Press)
>    - Thin Places by Kay Chronister (Undertow Publications)
>    - ***Velocities: Stories by Kathe Koja (Meerkat Press)
>    - Moonflower, Nightshade, All the Hours of the Day by JD Scott (Lake
> Forest College Press)
>    - Aftermath of an Industrial Accident: Stories by Mike Allen (Mythic
> Delirium Books)
>
> EDITED ANTHOLOGY
>
>    - After Sundown, edited by Mark Morris (Flame Tree Press)
>    - ***Black Cranes: Tales of Unquiet Women, edited by Lee Murray & Geneve
> Flynn (Omnium Gatherum)
>    - Miscreations: Gods, Monstrosities & Other Horrors, edited by Doug
> Murano & Michael Bailey (Written Backwards)
>    - The Night Bazaar Venice: Thirteen Tales of Forbidden Wishes and
> Dangerous Desires, edited by Lenore Hart (Northampton House Press)
>    - Lullabies for Suffering: Tales of Addiction Horror, edited by Mark
> Matthews (Wicked Run Press)
>    - Shadows & Tall Trees, Vol. 8, edited by Michael Kelly (Undertow
> Publications)
>    - Tiny Nightmares, edited by Lincoln Michel and Nadxieli Nieto (Catapult)
>
> Shirley Jackson (1916-1965) wrote such classic novels as The Haunting of
> Hill House and We Have Always Lived in the Castle, as well as one of the
> most famous short stories in the English language, “The Lottery.”  Her work
> continues to be a major influence on writers of every kind of fiction, from
> the most traditional genre offerings to the most innovative literary work.
>
> The 2020 Shirley Jackson Awards will be presented as a pre-recorded event on
> Sunday, August 15, 2021, at Readercon 31, Conference on Imaginative
> Literature.
> * Her Mad Song was available in 2020 under the two previous titles The
> Billionaire’s Last Post and We Are All Crazy Now.
> fwd by Todd
> Masonhttps://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2021/08/wandering-stars-edited-by-jack-dann.html
> https://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2021/08/kit-reed-winter-barry-n-malzberg.html
> https://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2018/08/ffb-its-womans-world-stories-from.html
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