We are delighted to announce that Valentina Salvatierra has won this year's Foundation Essay Prize. Valentina's essay on Ursula K. Le Guin and Mikhail Bakhtin will be published in the 2019 summer issue of Foundation. A full list of current and past winners can be found here: https://www.sf-foundation.org/node/61 The 2020 Prize will be announced later this year.