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For over a decade, Barnes & Noble buyer Jim Killen has been a driving force behind Barnes & Noble’s science fiction and fantasy sections. Each month on Tor.com, Mr. Killen curates a list of science fiction & fantasy titles, sometimes focused on upcoming titles and sometimes focused on a theme.


       Total    F     M    F/T
2014
April   14     1.5  12.5  .11 
March   19     5    14    .26
Feb     15     4    11    .26
Jan     10     3.5   6.5  .35

2013








Suddenly I am very curious if that's a typical ratio...
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Has the ratio of women published in Analog changed much under the new editor?
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Context!

It turns out Loncon3's f/t not as one-sided as is usual for a Worldcon, although not as close to 50/50 as some.

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Being chosen as a Worldcon Guest of Honour is a significant recognition of each person's commitment and contribution, and means that the list of Guests of Honour thus effectively represents a Hall of Fame for the science fiction and fantasy field.

  
                        Total    F    M  ?   F/T       Notes
GOH                       7      2    5      0.29
Participants             84     46   37  1   0.56      M Myles       


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Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America are pleased to announce the 2013 Nebula Awards nominees (presented 2014), the nominees for the Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation, and the nominees for the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy.


The nominees are:
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The books that got ten or more votes:
Year published             Title                        Votes    F   M
  1966                     The Moon is a Harsh Mistress  12          1 
  1967                     Lord of Light                 16          1
  1969                     Left Hand of Darkness         13      1
  1974                     The Dispossessed              11      1
  1988                     Cyteen                        13      1 
  1994                     Mirror Dance                  12      1 
                                                                       



Year published             Title                        Votes    F   M

  1967                     Lord of Light                 16          1
  1969                     Left Hand of Darkness         13      1
  1988                     Cyteen                        13      1 
  1966                     The Moon is a Harsh Mistress  12          1 
  1974                     The Dispossessed              11      1
 
  1994                     Mirror Dance                  12      1 


What an interesting cluster of dates. And nothing in the last generation.
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Streamlined a bit, order of columns changed to be consistent with later f/ms, updated. Judges info not included because I didn't find the data I was looking for.

Category	Total	Female	Male	Winner	F/T
2014					
2013	         6	0	6	M	0
2012	         6	2	4	F	0.33
2011	         6	2	4	F	0.33
2010	         6	1	5	M	0.17
2009	         6	1	5	M	0.17
2008	         6	1	5	M	0.17
2007	         6	2	4	M	0.33
2006	         6	1	5	M	0.17
2005	         6	1	5	M	0.17
2004	         6	2	4	M	0.33
2003	         6	1	5	M	0.17
2002	         6	3	3	F	0.5
2001	         6	2	4	M	0.33
2000	         6	2	4	M	0.33
1999	         6	2	4	F	0.33
1998	         6	3	3	F	0.5
1997	         6	2	4	M	0.33
1996	         6	1	5	M	0.17
1995	         6	3	3	F	0.5
1994	         6	1	5	M	0.17
1993	         8	4	4	F	0.5
1992	         6	2	4	F	0.33
1991	         6	3	3	M	0.5
1990	         7	1	6	M	0.14
1989	         7	2	5	F	0.29
1988	         7	0	7	M	0
1987	         8	3	5	F	0.38
Total	       157     46     111    10F/16M	0.29
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Best Novel: Redshirts: A Novel with Three Codas by John Scalzi (Tor)

Best Novella: "The Emperor's Soul" by Brandon Sanderson (Tachyon Publications)

Best Novelette: "The Girl-Thing Who Went Out for Sushi" by Pat Cadigan (Edge of Infinity, Solaris)

Best Short Story: "Mono no aware" by Ken Liu (The Future is Japanese, VIZ Media LLC)

Best Related Work: Writing Excuses, Season 7 by Brandon Sanderson, Dan Wells, Mary Robinette Kowal, Howard Tayler, and Jordan Sanderson

Best Graphic Story: Saga, Volume 1 written by Brian K. Vaughn, illustrated by Fiona Staples (Image Comics)

Best Dramatic Presentation (Long Form): The Avengers Screenplay & Directed by Joss Whedon (Marvel Studios, Disney, Paramount)

Best Dramatic Presentation (Short Form): Game of Thrones: "Blackwater" Written by George R.R. Martin, Directed by Neil Marshall. Created by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss (HBO)

Best Editor - Short Form: Stanley Schmidt

Best Editor - Long Form: Patrick Nielsen Hayden

Best Professional Artist: John Picacio

Best Semiprozine: Clarkesworld edited by Neil Clarke, Jason Heller, Sean Wallace, and Kate Baker

Best Fanzine: SF Signal edited by John DeNardo, JP Frantz, and Patrick Hester

Best Fancast: SF Squeecast, Elizabeth Bear, Paul Cornell, Seanan McGuire, Lynne M. Thomas, Catherynne M. Valente (Presenters), and David McHone-Chase (Technical Producer)

Best Fan Writer: Tansy Rayner Roberts

Best Fan Artist: Galen Dara

The John W. Campbell Award for the best new professional science fiction or fantasy writer of 2011 or 2012, sponsored by Dell Magazines (not a Hugo Award): Mur Lafferty


                Total   Female   Male    Mu       F/T
Winners           17	5.62	11.38            0.33
Nominees          83   30.43    52.46	0.11	 0.37
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British Genre Fiction Hitlist: Late July New Releases



Total      Female  Male  F/T
 25         6      19    24%


Which I think may actually be unusually high for the Brit Spec Fic publishing community. IIRC the last one was 9% women.

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