The Hugo Awards 2019

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

The Hugo Awards, presented annually since 1955, are science fiction’s most prestigious award. The awards are voted on by members of the World Science Fiction Convention (“Worldcon”), which is also responsible for administering them.  This week, the finalists in a whole range of categories, from Novel to Graphic Story, were announced!  Did your favorite Sci-Fi make the cut?

See the Finalists


Equal Pay Day

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

April 2nd is Equal Pay Day.  The date is significant.  On average, a woman would have to keep working another three months and two days into the new year to earn the same amount as a male counterpart.

Of course, the differences vary depending on the industry and on the race of the women in consideration—black women, for example, make even less than white women in comparable jobs.  But whatever the nuances, the fact is that, on average, women are being paid 80% of what a man would earn to do the very same work, and that's not okay.

So we're doing something about it.

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Introducing the New Quarterly Edition!

Friday, March 29th, 2019

The latest Quarterly Edition from Field Notes is here, and it's about as American as baseball and apple pie.  Featuring familiar highway signage and printed to match the exacting specifications of US DOT, the Mile Marker notebooks little slices of Americana are perfect for planning your next road trip.  But what's a road trip without a map?  This Quarterly Edition features two separate releases.  In addition to the three-pack of highway sign notebooks, Field Notes has also unveiled a companion map: an "old-school gas-station-style, difficult-to-refold-properly, Field Notes National Highway Map," to be precise.

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2018 National Book Critics Circle Awards

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

The National Book Critics Circle was founded in 1974 to expand the conversation surrounding writing, literature, and literary criticism.  Today, in addition to serving nearly 800 member critics, authors, literary bloggers, book publishing professionals and more, the NBCC presents an annual series of awards to the top books published in the previous year in the categories of Autobiography, Biography, Criticism, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry.  The winners for 2018 will be selected later this month.  Check out the finalists now!

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