Nebula Awards

1983 Nebula Award Winners

Presented: April 23 1983, Statler Hilton, New York City, NY


No Enemy But Time by Michael Bishop



  • Winner: “Another Orphan”, John Kessel (F&SF Sep 1982)
  • “Horrible Imaginings”, Fritz Leiber (Death)
  • “Moon of Ice”, Brad Linaweaver (Amazing Stories Mar 1982)
  • “Souls”, Joanna Russ (F&SF Jan 1982)
  • “Unsound Variations”, George R. R. Martin (Amazing Stories Jan 1982)


  • Winner: “Fire Watch”, Connie Willis (Asimov’s 15 Feb 1982)
  • “Burning Chrome”, William Gibson (Omni Jul 1982)
  • “The Mystery of the Young Gentleman”, Joanna Russ (Speculations)
  • “Myths of the Near Future”, J. G. Ballard (F&SF Oct 1982)
  • “Swarm”, Bruce Sterling (F&SF Apr 1982)
  • “Understanding Human Behavior”, Thomas M. Disch (F&SF Feb 1982)

Short Story

  • Winner: “A Letter from the Clearys”, Connie Willis (Asimov’s Jul 1982)
  • “Corridors”, Barry N. Malzberg (The Engines of the Night)
  • “God’s Hooks!”, Howard Waldrop (Universe 12)
  • “High Steel”, Jack C. Haldeman II & Jack Dann (F&SF Feb 1982)
  • “Petra”, Greg Bear (Omni Feb 1982)
  • “The Pope of the Chimps”, Robert Silverberg (Perpetual Light)