International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts

2020 Award Winners

By In Awards, IAFA, ICFA On March 27, 2020

The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts is pleased to announce the 2020 award winners.

The Crawford Award: Tamsyn Muir, Gideon the Ninth (

The Jamie Bishop Memorial Award: Valentina Gosetti and E.J. Kent, “Maribas et la sorcellerie masculine” [“Marinas and Male Witchcraft”]

The Walter James Miller Memorial Award: Brittany Roberts Brittany Roberts, ”The Soviet Anthropocene: Desiccation, Desertification, and Environmental Horror in Dmitri Svetozarov’s *Dogs*”

The Imagining Indigenous Futurism Award: Julia A. Thompsan , “White Hope”

The David G. Hartwell Emerging Scholar Award: Filip Boratyn “Magic(s) of the Anthropocene: Enchantment vs. Terroir in Jeff VanderMeer’s Southern Reach.”

Dell Magazines Award: Rona Wang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, “Imitation Game”

Lord Ruthven Awards

Vampire Non-Fiction: Sorcha Ní Fhlainn for Post-Modern Vampires: Film, Fiction and Popular Culture

Fiction: Bryan D. Dietrich and Marge Simon for The Demeter Diaries

Media: TV series What We Do in the Shadows