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Robert J. Sawyer Wins China's Top Science Fiction Award by (Robert J. Sawyer 04 September 2007 / ) - CHENGDU, CHINA, 26 AUGUST 2007: Robert J. Sawyer of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, today won China's top science-fiction award, the Galaxy Award, in the category "Most Popular Foreign Author of the Year." The award, voted on by Chinese readers, was presented at the Chengdu International Science Fiction and Fantasy Festival, the largest science-fiction conference ever held in China. (The last international SF&F conference in China was held ten years ago, in 1997.) (More...) (Source: Robert J. Sawyer)

2009 Worldcon Site Selection by ( 02 September 2007 / ) - Nippon 2007, the 65th World Science Fiction Convention conducted Site Selection voting for the 67th World Science Fiction Convention in 2009. The candidates were Kansas City, Missouri, USA and Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

And the winner is ...

Anticipation, MONTREAL IN 2009
By 507 votes to 341 for Kansas City, total ballots 902

Anticipation, the 67th World Science Fiction
August 6-10, 2009

Guests (spellings as per flyer):

    Neil Gaiman - Guest of Honour
    Elisabeth Vonarburg - Invitee d'honneur
    Taral Wayne - Fan Guest of Honour
    David Hartwell - Editor Guest of Honour
    Tom Doherty - Publisher Guest of Honour
    Julie Czerneda - Master of Ceremonies
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2007 Hugo Winners Announced by (SFRevu 01 September 2007 / ) -

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