Group texting, Patrick Rothfuss on fantasy writing

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Wisconsin author Pat Rothfuss discusses his new novella and his love of the fantasy genre.We also talk about the rise of group texting as a form of social media.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Catalina Toma Guest
  • Patrick Rothfuss Guest

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