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The Boréal Convention is Quebec’s first and foremost convention on speculative fiction in literature. Publishers, readers, professional and aspiring authors alike meet up at the convention, where they can attend many activities – panels, lectures, seminars, screenings, reading sessions of all sorts and autograph sessions – in which will participate known personalities and experts in the speculative fiction and/or the literary fields. If you like to cosplay as one of your favourite characters, the Boréal Convention is also an event for you.

2015 PRIX AURORA AWARD WINNERS

Source : http://www.prixaurorawards.ca/2015-prix-aurora-award-winners/

This year’s Aurora award for Best English Novel went to A Play of Shadow by Julie E. Czerneda published by DAW books.
 
There was a tie for this year’s Best English Young Adult Novel award.  The winners are Lockstep by Karl Schroeder published by Tor books and Out of This World by Charles de Lint published by Razorbill Canada.
 
Eric Choi won for Best Short Fiction for his story, “Crimson Sky”, published in the July/August issue of Analog magazine.  The Best Poem/Song award went to Tony Pi for “A Hex, With Bees”, published in Wrestling With Gods: Tesseracts Eighteen, EDGE.
 
For 35 years the Aurora awards have been given out for Canadian literary and fan works that members of the Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association (CSFFA) feel are exceptional. This year the awards ceremony was held in Toronto, Ontario on November 22nd in conjunction with SFContario 6. A total of eleven awards were given out.
 
The following is the complete list of winners:

Guests 2016

 Christopher Priest

Christopher Priest

Renowned British writer, known for his science fiction novels, the most popular being Inverted World .

His latest novel is published in French by the édition Denoël in 2015 under the title L’Adjacent. 

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 Fabien Fournier

Fabien Fournier

He is the author of Noob and Néogicia series and novels, comics and web series and founder of the publishing house Olydri of Toulon in France.
 
Fabien is a true one man band. He wears the hat of a writer, screenwriter, director, editor, cameraman, actor, editor and so on.
 

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Wikipedia