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The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies

Jan 29, 2020


Should magic have rules or focus on wonder? According to Brandon Sanderson's First Law of Magic, both can work! According to Sanderson's First Law, the ability of an author's characters to solve problems with magic is DIRECTLY related to how well the readers understand the magic. In this episode, Bill,...

Jan 17, 2020


Discussing visual art in a mostly-audio podcast? What a great idea! The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies is back, and this time, we're taking a closer look (literally, this time) at the art in The Way of Kings. Shallan's Sketchbook, Navani's Notebook, historical reliefs and more, Brandon...

Jan 1, 2020


Happy New Year to all, but perhaps more importantly, Happy Koloss Head-Munching Day! On December 19, Brandon Sanderson posted his annual State of the Sanderson blog post, and we're here to talk about every little bit of it! Plus, in BrandonWatch 2019, we check in on Brandon's social media as, during the...