Ted Chiang


science fiction awards database

<—         —>
<—           —>







Awards Summary

 

Major Awards: 10

Locus Awards: 4

Other Awards: 13

Total Number of Award Wins and Nominations: 56

— Major Awards —
Hugo Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by members of annual World Science Fiction Convention
(9 nominations; 4 wins)

“The Truth of Fact, the Truth of Feeling” (Subterranean Fall 2013) — novelette — nomination

The Lifecycle of Software Objects (Subterranean) — novella — winner

“Exhalation” (Eclipse Two) — short story — winner

“The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate” (F&SF Sep 2007) — novelette — winner

“Hell Is the Absence of God” (Starlight 3) — novelette — winner

“Seventy-Two Letters” (Vanishing Acts) — novella — nomination

“Story of Your Life” (Starlight 2) — novella — nomination

“Understand” (Asimov's Aug 1991) — novelette — nomination

“Tower of Babylon” (Omni Nov 1990) — novelette — nomination

Nebula Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by SF & Fantasy Writers of America professional membership
(5 nominations; 4 wins)

The Lifecycle of Software Objects (Subterranean) — novella — nomination

“The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate” (F&SF Sep 2007) — novelette — winner

“Hell is the Absence of God” (Starlight 3 Patrick Nielsen Hayden, ed., Tor) — novelette — winner

“Story of Your Life” (Starlight 2) — novella — winner

“Tower of Babylon” (Omni Nov 1990) — novelette — winner

World Fantasy Awardsfor Fantasy works; juried, with nominations from World Fantasy Con members
(1 nomination)

“Seventy-Two Letters” (Vanishing Acts) — novella — nomination

British SF Association Awardsfor SF works published in the UK, voted by British SF Association members
(2 nominations; 1 win)

“Exhalation” (Eclipse Two) — short fiction — winner

“The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate” (F&SF Sep 2007) — short fiction — nomination

James Tiptree Jr Memorial Awardfor SF/F that explores and expands the roles of women and men, juried
(2 nominations)

“Liking What You See: A Documentary” (Stories of Your Life and Others Tor) — short list

“Story of Your Life” (Starlight 2) — short list

Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Awardfor SF short fiction in English; juried
(5 nominations; 1 win)

“The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate” (F&SF Sep 2007) — shortlist

“Liking What You See: A Documentary” (Stories of Your Life and Others) — shortlist

“Hell Is the Absence of God” (Starlight 3) — shortlist

“Seventy-Two Letters” (Vanishing Acts) — shortlist

“Story of Your Life” (Starlight 2) — winner

— Locus Awards and Poll —
Locus Awardsfor SF/F/H works, polled by readers of Locus Magazine
(13 nominations; 4 wins)

“The Truth of Fact, the Truth of Feeling” (Subterranean Fall 2013) — novelette — 2nd place

The Lifecycle of Software Objects (Subterranean) — novella — winner

“Exhalation” (Eclipse Two) — short story — winner

“The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate” (F&SF Sep 2007) — novelette — 2nd place

“Liking What You See: A Documentary” (Stories of Your Life and Others) — novelette — 2nd place

Stories of Your Life and Others (Tor) — collection — winner

“Hell Is the Absence of God” (Starlight 3) — novelette — winner

“Seventy-Two Letters” (Vanishing Acts) — novella — 4th place

“Catching Crumbs from the Table” (Nature 1 Jun 2000) — short story — 27th place (tie)

“Story of Your Life” (Starlight 2) — novella — 10th place (tie)

“Understand” (Asimov's Aug 1991) — novelette — 13th place

“Division by Zero” (Full Spectrum 3) — short story — 7th place

“Tower of Babylon” (Omni Nov 1990) — novelette — 4th place

— Other Awards —
Asimov's Reader Pollfor stories, poems, and art published by Asimov's, polled by readers
(1 nomination; 1 win)

“Understand” (Asimov's Aug 1991) — novelette — winner

Grand Prix de l'Imaginairefor SF works published in France, juried
(1 nomination; 1 win)

“Exhalation” (“Exhalaison“) — Translated Short Story or Collection — winner

Hayakawa's SF Magazine Reader's Awardfor short fiction published in Japan's Hayakawa's SF Magazine, voted by readers
(3 nominations; 3 wins)

“Seventy-Two Letters” — foreign short story — winner

“Story of Your Life” — foreign short story — winner

“Understand” — foreign short story — winner

HOMer Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by members of SF/F forum on CompuServe
(1 nomination)

“Story of Your Life” (Starlight 2) — novella — nomination

Italia Awardsfor SF/F works published in Italy, voted by members of annual Italcon
(1 nomination; 1 win)

The Lifecycle of Software Objects (Il ciclo di vita degli oggetti software) — international novel — winner

John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writerfor new SF/F writer, voted by members of annual World SF con
(1 nomination; 1 win)

winner

Kurd Lasswitz Preisfor SF works published in Germany, juried
(1 nomination; 1 win)

Hell Is the Absence of God (Die Hölle ist die Abwesenheit Gottes) — foreign novel — winner

Mythopoeic Awardsfor fantasy works in the spirit of the Inklings, voted by members of the Mythopoeic Society
(1 nomination)

Stories of Your Life and Others (Tor) — adult literature — nomination

Science Fiction Chronicle Readers Pollfor SF/F works, polled by readers of Science Fiction Chronicle magazine
(1 nomination)

“Tower of Babylon” (Omni Nov 1990) — novelette — 2nd place

Seiun Awardsfor SF/F works published in Japan, voted by members of annual Japanese SF Con
(7 nominations; 4 wins)

“The Lifecycle of Software Objects” — translated short form — winner

“The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate” — translated short form — winner

“Hell Is the Absence of God” — translated short story — winner

“Liking What You See: A Documentary” — translated short story — nomination

“Seventy-Two Letters” — translated short story — nomination

“Story of Your Life” — translated short story — winner (tie)

“Understand” — foreign short story — nomination

Sidewise Awardsfor works of alternate history, juried
(1 nomination; 1 win)

“Seventy-Two Letters” (Vanishing Acts) — short form — winner



Copyright 2012 - 2017 by Mark R. Kelly and the Locus Science Fiction Foundation. All rights reserved.
This page last updated Tuesday 8 Aug 2017 at 11:23 PT