Denvention 3, the Sixty-Sixth World Science Fiction Convention, winds down today after mind-bending days and nights. I’ll have photos, commentary, and video up next weekend or thereabouts. Meanwhile, here’s the scoop on last night’s Hugo Awards.

Best Novel: The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon.

Best Novella: “All Seated on the Ground” by Connie Willis

Best Novelette: “The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Guide” by Ted Chiang

Best Short Story: “Tideline” by Elizabeth Bear

Best Related Book: Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction by Jeff Prucher

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form: Stardust

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form: Doctor Who: “Blink”
(Best gaffe: Rick Sternbach accidentally referring to Captain Jack as “Jack Harness.” Sorta fits, don’t it?)

Best Professional Editor, Long Form: David G. Hartwell
(Best Presenter: the dry-witted Robert Silverburg)

Best Professional Editor, Short Form: Gordon Van Gelder

Best Professional Artist: Stephan Martiniere

Best Semiprozine: Locus

Best Fanzine: File 770

Best Fan Writer: John Scalzi
(who asked not to be nominated again)

Best Fan Artist: Brad Foster

John W. Campbell Award for Best New Science Fiction Writer: Mary Robinette Kowal