Sci-Fi Fandom Declares Victory After Reactionary Nominees Lose Big at the Hugos

Miles wrote this article for yesmagazine.org after attending the 2015 Hugo Awards in Spokane, WA. Published online at http://www.yesmagazine.org/peace-justice/sci-fi-fandom-declares-victory-after-sad-and-rabid-puppies-hugo-awards-20150827 Smoke from the flames engulfing eastern Washington state descended on Spokane, turning the sky a hazy orange-brown and filling the lungs of the attendees of the 73rd annual World Science Fiction Convention, also known as WorldCon. … Continue reading Sci-Fi Fandom Declares Victory After Reactionary Nominees Lose Big at the Hugos

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Sad Puppies, Rabid Chauvinists: Will Raging White Guys Succeed in Hijacking Sci-Fi’s Biggest Awards?

Miles wrote this article for yesmagazine.org, where it broke the website's previous record for most comments on a single story. Published online at http://www.yesmagazine.org/peace-justice/sad-puppies-2015-hugo-awards-20150814 Orson Scott Card is one of my all-time favorite science fiction authors. As a kid, I was enthralled by the Alvin Maker series and devoured Ender’s Game in a single day. … Continue reading Sad Puppies, Rabid Chauvinists: Will Raging White Guys Succeed in Hijacking Sci-Fi’s Biggest Awards?