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My JordanCon Schedule

Tonight I’m flying to Atlanta (along with my assistants Isaac and Peter) for JordanCon. This year’s author guest of honor is Patrick Rothfuss, and there are many other great guests as well. I hope to see a lot of you there! My schedule is below, including the live writing session that will be streamed Friday night, and the Magic draft on Saturday night. JordanCon also has an iOS app and Android app with the full schedule, or you can see it on their website here.

Friday April 11

4:00 p.m., Great Oaks C
Brandon Answers All Your WoT Questions!
But only if you ask them properly. Intrigued?
Brandon Sanderson, Jason Denzel

5:30 p.m., Boardroom
Signing, Brandon Sanderson

8:30 p.m., Goulding C
Brandon Sanderson Write-a-thon
Continuing from the event on January 17th, find the story so far at WaygateFoundation.org

Saturday April 12

11:30 a.m., Boardroom
Signing, Brandon Sanderson

1:00 p.m., Great Oaks A
Brandon Sanderson Lecture: Rules of Magic
We’ve heard “Sanderson’s Rules of Magic” mentioned here and there, but what exactly are they, and what do they mean for writers?
Brandon Sanderson

2:30 p.m., Great Oaks B
Urban Fantasy Hour
What happens when you take the fantasy we love and drop it in the middle of an urban environment?
Delilah S. Dawson, James R. Tuck, John Hartness, Jana Oliver, Brandon Sanderson

5:30 p.m., Great Oaks
Costume Contest
Show off your tailoring skills or just come to watch the parade of Seanchan, Aes Sedai, Asha’man, and more! See the rules.
Brandon Sanderson, Harriet McDougal, Aubree Pham

8:30 p.m., Goulding A&B
Magic Tournament
Play Magic in a draft format with Brandon Sanderson. For signup details, ask at Registration.

Sunday April 13

11:30 a.m., Goulding C
Reading, Brandon Sanderson
Brandon Sanderson reads from some of his works and probably answers a few questions as well.

1:00 p.m., Great Oaks A
JordanCon Annual Pitch Critique
Give industry professionals your best 30-second pitch, and they will give you feedback on what they thought. No pressure!
Paul Stevens, Idaliz Seymour, Harriet McDougal, Brandon Sanderson

2:30 p.m., Boardroom
Kaffeeklatsch, Brandon Sanderson
We limit our kaffeeklatsches to 10 people, with signups in the Registration area. You can sign up on the day of the kaffeeklatsch, once Registration is open.


Online Events This Week + Updates

I have two online events to talk about: the Booktalk Nation Video Chat on Wednesday, and the second writing/brainstorming livestream on Friday. The Wednesday event is hosted by Booktalk Nation, and it will run for half an hour starting at 5:00 p.m. Mountain time (7:00 p.m. Eastern, 4:00 p.m. Pacific, 23:00 GMT). In the first Read the full article…



Deleted Interlude from Words of Radiance

For your reading pleasure, here is an interlude that I decided to cut from Words of Radiance. It offers new insight into a minor character who is very important to the book, and I believe that readers will want to experience it. It is called Interlude: Stick.



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