News item dated 8 July 2022
The shortlist for this year’s Arthur C Clarke Award has been announced. Our congratulations to all the authors and publishers concerned. The six novels, ao ll first published in 2021, are: Deep Wheel Orcadia by Harry Josephine Giles (Picador); Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro (Faber & Faber); A Desolation Called Peace by Arkady Martine (Tor UK); A River Called Time by Courttia Newland (Canongate); Wergen: The Alien Love War by Mercurio D Rivera (NewCon Press); and Skyward Inn by Aliya Whiteley (Solaris).
The winner chosen by the Clarke judging panel will be announced at a ceremony at the Science Museum in London on 26 October – during the museum’s “Science Fiction: Voyage to the Edge of Imagination” exhibition, which opens on 6 October.