Awards & Winners

1959 Hugo Awards

Check winners and nominations of 1959 Hugo Awards. Check awards winners of 1959 Hugo Awards Ceremony. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

1959 Hugo Awards Ceremony

Hugo Award for Best Novel

James Blish

Honored for : A Case of Conscience

Nominations »

Nominee Nominated Work
James Blish A Case of Conscience
Robert A. Heinlein Have Space Suit\u2014Will Travel
Robert Sheckley Immortality, Inc.
Algis Budrys Who?
Poul Anderson The Enemy Stars
Hugo Award for Best Professional Magazine

Anthony Boucher, Robert P. Mills

Honored for : The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction

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Nominee Nominated Work
Anthony Boucher The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction
Robert P. Mills The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction
John W. Campbell Analog Science Fiction and Fact
H. L. Gold Galaxy Science Fiction
Larry Shaw Infinity Science Fiction
Michael Moorcock New Worlds
Hugo Award for Best Fanzine

Ron Ellik, Terry Carr

Honored for : Fanac

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Nominee Nominated Work
Ron Ellik Fanac
Terry Carr Fanac
F. M. Busby Cry of the Nameless
Elinor Busby Cry of the Nameless
Wally Weber Cry of the Nameless
Burnett R. Toskey Cry of the Nameless
Chuck Harris Hyphen
Walt Willis Hyphen
Ray Van Houten Science-Fiction Times
James V. Taurasi, Sr. Science-Fiction Times
Frank Prieto Science-Fiction Times
Robert Coulson Yandro
Juanita Coulson Yandro
Lynn Hickman JD-Argassy
Hugo Award for Best Novelette

Clifford D. Simak

Honored for : The Big Front Yard

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Nominee Nominated Work
Clifford D. Simak The Big Front Yard
Katherine MacLean Second Game
Charles V. De Vet Second Game
Cyril M. Kornbluth Shark Ship (aka: Reap the Dark Tide)
Fritz Leiber A Deskful of Girls
Jack Vance The Miracle-Workers
Rog Phillips Rat in the Skull
Zenna Henderson Captivity
Pauline Ashwell Unwillingly to School
Hugo Award for Best Short Story

Robert Bloch

Honored for : That Hell-Bound Train

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Nominee Nominated Work
Robert Bloch That Hell-Bound Train
Alfred Bester The Men Who Murdered Mohammed
Algis Budrys The Edge of the Sea
Cyril M. Kornbluth The Advent on Channel Twelve
Cyril M. Kornbluth Theory of Rocketry
Fritz Leiber Rump-Titty-Titty-Tum-Tah-Tee
Manly Wade Wellman Nine Yards of Other Cloth
Stanley Mullen Space to Swing a Cat
Jesse F Bone Triggerman
Anton Lee Baker They've Been Working On...
Hugo Award for Best Professional Artist

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Nominee Nominated Work
Frank Kelly Freas
Ed Emshwiller
Virgil Finlay
H. R. Van Dongen
Wally Wood
Hugo Award for Best New Author of 1958

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Nominee Nominated Work
Brian Aldiss
Pauline Ashwell
Rosel George Brown
Louis Charbonneau
Kit Reed
Hugo Award for Best SF or Fantasy Movie

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Nominee Nominated Work
Kurt Neumann The Fly
James Clavell The Fly
George Langelaan The Fly
Nathan H. Juran The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
Ken Kolb The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
Ray Harryhausen The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
Terence Fisher Dracula
Jimmy Sangster Dracula
Bram Stoker Dracula