The Huish Award, 2014

April 10, 2014

The annual award made by the Foundation at the Huish Sixth Form College in Taunton (UK) – where the teenage Arthur Clarke was a student in the 1930’s – went to Lewis Jones in recognition of his excellence in both … Continue reading

2014 Arthur C. Clarke Award for Science Fiction

February 4, 2014

We were delighted to read news from Britain about the record number of submissions for consideration to win the 2014 Arthur C. Clarke award. Award Director Tom Hunter says: “We’ve seen a rapid rise in the number of books being … Continue reading

Impact of Imagination on Society: Ursula K. Le Guin

November 4, 2013

The 2013 Arthur C. Clarke Award for Impact of Imagination on Society was presented by Shelley Streeby, Director, Clarion Writers’ Workshop at UCSD, to Ursula K. Le Guin, author of science fiction and fantasy works for adults and children, on … Continue reading

Arthur C. Clarke: A Life Remembered

August 23, 2013

Three years in the writing, this book tells the story of Arthur’s early years on the family farm in Somerset, told through a series of moving vignettes recounted by his brother Fred. These stories lead onto reflections and reminiscences from … Continue reading

Starship Century @ UCSD’s Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination

May 20, 2013

To commemorate the opening of the Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination at the University of California, San Diego, a series of public events are happening: May 1 through 31, 2013 “Remembering Sir Arthur C. Clarke” Remembering and celebrating … Continue reading