The Horror Writers Association, a group originally conceived by Robert McCammon, has announced that the latest recipients of the HWA Lifetime Achievement Award are Robert McCammon and Clive Barker. The award is given in recognition of the recipient’s overall body of work. Previous recipients of the award include Stephen King, Anne Rice, Joyce Carol Oates, Ray Bradbury, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, Ramsey Campbell, Rick Hautala, and Peter Straub.
The award will be presented at the HWA Bram Stoker Awards Banquet in New Orleans, LA, on June 15, 2013. Robert McCammon will attend, along with previously-announced guests Editor John Joseph Adams, Media Guest of Honor Amber Benson, Poet Bruce Boston, Ramsey Campbell, Artist Glenn Chadbourne, Caitlin R. Kiernan, and Jonathan Maberry.
You can read the full HWA announcement on the Bram Stoker Awards Weekend 2013 website.
Congratulations to Robert McCammon and Clive Barker!