Big Heart Award

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The Big Heart, basically a service award, is presented annually at the World Science Fiction Convention to a fan who, in the words of one recent recipient, embodies "good work and great spirit long contributed". It was established in 1959 in honor and memory of E. Everett Evans and was administered for forty years by Forrest J Ackerman. In 2000, 4E passed the baton to Dave Kyle and, in 2006, the award was renamed in Ackerman's honor. In 2018, after Kyle's death, the award was re-named the David A. Kyle Big Heart Award.

List of Big Heart Honorees:



Big Heart Award Reasonator Search 1959
Also involved: Bob Madle - Darrell C. Richardson - Dave Kyle's ConFederation Reminiscence - Dave Kyle's Discon Reminiscence - Ditmar Awards - Doc Barrett - Dr. David H. Keller - Erwin S. Strauss - James V. Taurasi - Noreascon 1 - Peggy Rae Sapienza - Robert Bloch - Vince Docherty - Walter J. Daugherty - William Crawford
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