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Friday, October 9 • 7:00pm - 7:55pm
The Extraordinary Adventures of Baron Munchausen

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Join Patrick Rothfuss, Mary Kowal, Hank Green, Paul Sabourin, Joseph Fink, and Maureen Johnson as they each tell an improvised story about their past adventures while being helped (and hindered) by suggestions from their fellow storytellers. Chaos will ensue, and a good time will be had by all.

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Patrick Rothfuss

Patrick Rothfuss was born in Madison, Wisconsin to awesome parents. After nine years at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, he accidentally had enough credits to graduate with an English degree.  Patrick then went to grad school.  He’d rather not talk about it. In March 2007, The Name of the Wind was published and met with surprising success. In the years since, it has been translated into 30 languages, won all manner of... Read More →

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Joseph Fink

Joseph Fink is the creator of the Welcome to Night Vale podcast, and the co-author of the about to be released Welcome to Night Vale novel.
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Hank Green

Hank Green makes YouTube videos on the Vlogbrothers, SciShow, and Crash Course channels. He and his brother John came up with the idea for NerdCon: Stories in the first place.
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Maureen Johnson

Maureen Johnson is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of several YA novels, including 13 Little Blue Envelopes, Suite Scarlett, and The Name of the Star. She has also done collaborative works, such as Let It Snow (with John Green and Lauren Myracle), and The Bane Chronicles (with Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan). Maureen has an MFA in Writing from Columbia University, which she prefers not to discuss on account of the... Read More →
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Mary Robinette Kowal

Mary Robinette Kowal is the author of The Glamourist Histories series of fantasy novels. She has received the Campbell Award for Best New Writer, three Hugo awards, and the RT Reviews award for Best Fantasy Novel. Her work has been a finalist for the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus awards. Stories have appeared in Strange Horizons, Asimov’s, and several Year’s Best anthologies as well as in her collection Scenting the Dark and Other... Read More →
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Paul Sabourin

Paul Sabourin is one half of the comedy/music duo Paul and Storm. He has written six internationally-bestselling YA novels. One out of every three sentences in his bio is false.


Friday October 9, 2015 7:00pm - 7:55pm
Main Auditorium

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