Mr. Pointy Awards / 2016
For Works Published in 2015
On behalf of the Whedon Studies Association, the jury for the Whedon Studies Award (the “Mr. Pointy”) is pleased to invite nominations:
Dear Whedon Studies Associates,
We write to invite nominations of excellent scholarship in Whedon Studies for work copyrighted in 2015 to be recognized by the Whedon Studies Association's Mr. Pointy Awards. Nominations can be submitted to the jury for:
In order to make a nomination, you need not have read everything published in Whedon Studies in 2015. We're simply looking for people to nominate work that they found especially powerful or insightful—every nomination helps build the overall list.
Nominations should be sent by WSA associates by 10 April 2016, to Mary Ellen Iatropoulos, Secretary of the Awards Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that WSA members may not nominate articles or books they wrote/co-wrote and/or edited, although they may nominate articles from the book they edited if they did not write the articles. WSA members may nominate book volumes to which they contributed an essay but did not perform larger editing duties.
Only associates of the WSA may nominate. If you would like to join the WSA, please contact WSA Secretary Kristopher Woofter at email@example.com.
With best wishes,
Mary Ellen Iatropoulos
Secretary, Mr. Pointy Awards Committee
A file listing works eligible to be nominated as well as the names of jury members and alternates are provided below.
Ensley F. Guffey
Mary Ellen Iatropolous
Malgorzata (Gosia) Drewniok