The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12

Titles in bold are on the Classics of Science Fiction Short Stories v2 list.

Title↥ Author/Editor Year Citations
"Burning Chrome" William Gibson 1982
Nebula finalist - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1999Locus All Time Poll
2000The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy edited by Garyn G. Roberts
2010The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction edited by Evans et al
2011Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts edited by Heather Masri
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Farmer on the Dole" Frederik Pohl 1982
1983The 1983 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
"Fire Watch" Connie Willis 1982
Nebula winner - story
Hugo winner - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1999Locus All Time Poll
2010Nancy Kress Recommended Short Stories
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
2019Rich Horton Recommended Short Stories
"Meet Me at Apogee" Bill Johnson 1982
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
"The Pope of the Chimps" Robert Silverberg 1982
Nebula finalist - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
"Relativistic Effects" Gregory Benford 1982
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
"Souls" Joanna Russ 1982
Nebula finalist - story
Hugo winner - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1983The 1983 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1994Modern Classic Short Novels of Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2004The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy edited by Brown & Strahan
2011Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction edited by Leigh Ronald Grossman
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Sur" Ursula K. Le Guin 1982
Hugo finalist - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
"Swarm" Bruce Sterling 1982
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1973The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus (1974) / A Science Fiction Omnibus (2007)
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1983The 1983 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2016The Big Book of Science Fiction edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Understanding Human Behavior" Thomas M. Disch 1982
Nebula finalist - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
"When the Fathers Go" Bruce McAllister 1982
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
"With the Original Cast" Nancy Kress 1982
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
"The Wooing of Slowboat Sadie" George Alec Effinger 1982
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
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