The Elephant in the Ceremony Room

 
Here are the direct links to the web pages cited in Ruth’s piece. (Links open in new a new window).

1 The announcement was made via the Gunn Center’s Facebook page on 5th September 2019 here: https://www.facebook.com/GunnCenter/posts/3037499232933336 [accessed 3 November 2019].

2 John Scalzi reports Michael Moorcock said it in accepting the award as early as 1971: https://whatever.scalzi.com/2019/09/06/the-gunn-center-makes-a-change- and-further-thoughts-on-the-reassessment-of-john-w-campbell/ [accessed 3 November 2019].

3 See Cory Doctorow’s column for Locus, ‘Jeannette Ng Was Right: John W. Campbell Was a Fascist’: https://locusmag.com/2019/11/cory-doctorow-jeannette- ng-was-right-john-w-campbell-was-a-fascist/ [accessed 5 November 2019].

4 For John Scalzi’s blog on this, see https://whatever.scalzi.com/2019/09/06/the- gunn-center-makes-a-change-and-further-thoughts-on-the-reassessment-of-john-w-campbell/ [accessed 3 November 2019].

5 See Ryan P. Smith’s retrospective on Gernsback’s career here: https://www. smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/fifty-years-later-remembering-sci-fi- pioneer-hugo-gernsback-180964554/ [accessed 6 November 2019].

6 For a clip from Naomi Klein’s recent interview with Krishnan Guru-Murthy, see https://twitter.com/channel4news/status/1184505390404374530 [accessed 3 November 2019].