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Winners of the First Annual Science Fiction Short Story Contest

Judge, Howard Hendrix


First place
Edward A. Laag
graduate student
UC Riverside Department of Earth Sciences

for the story The Eventful Career of Dr. Kevin Pearson, Astronomer

"Kevin Pearson walked across an unkept lawn. The grass was moist with dew... (read more)

Second place
Andrew Warren
graduate student
UC Irvine Department of English

Andrew Warren

for the story "Alms for Oblivion"

"And so we were pressed to the earth that was not the earth, and our bones ached... (read more)