| Science fiction|
August 24–28, 1995
| Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre|
The 53rd World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), Intersection, was held in Glasgow, Scotland from 24–28 August 1995. The event was also the Eurocon. The venues for the 53rd Worldcon were the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) and the nearby Moat House Hotel. Parties took place at the Central and Crest Hotels.
The total registered membership of the convention was 6524, of which 4173 physically attended. The organising committee was co-chaired by Vincent Docherty and Martin Easterbrook.
Samuel R. Delany (Writer)
Gerry Anderson (Media)
Les Edwards (Artist)
Vin¢ Clarke (Fan)
Mike Jittlov was Special Guest.
Diane Duane and Peter Morwood were Toast Mr & Mrs (the Toastmaster role).
53rd World Science Fiction Convention Wikipedia
The Hugo Awards, named after Hugo Gernsback, are presented every year for the best science fiction or fantasy works and achievements of the previous year. Results are based on the ballots submitted by members of the World Science Fiction Society. Other awards, including the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, are also presented each year at Worldcon.Best Novel: Mirror Dance by Lois McMaster Bujold
Best Novella: "Seven Views of Olduvai Gorge" by Mike Resnick
Best Novelette: "The Martian Child" by David Gerrold
Best Short Story: "None So Blind" by Joe Haldeman
Best Non-Fiction Book: I.Asimov: A Memoir by Isaac Asimov
Best Dramatic Presentation: "All Good Things..." - Star Trek: The Next Generation Written by Ronald D. Moore & Brannon Braga and directed by Winrich Kolbe
Best Professional Editor: Gardner Dozois
Best Professional Artist: Jim Burns
Best Original Art Work: Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Book by Brian Froud and Terry Jones
Best Semiprozine: Interzone edited by David Pringle
Best Fanzine: Ansible edited by Dave Langford
Best Fan Writer: David Langford
Best Fan Artist: Teddy Harvia
John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer: Jeff Noon