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Best-Selling Author Warns 'You Might Not Want to Buy' His Book | WIRED

Patrick Rothfuss is the author of the mega-bestselling novels The Name of the Wind and The Wise Man's Fear, and is currently hard at work on The Doors of Stone, the final volume in his epic fantasy trilogy The Kingkiller Chronicle. In the latest episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy he discusses his latest book, The Slow Regard of Silent Things, a novella set in the same world but with a slightly different feel than his other works.

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Feature Shoot Recommends: The Best Photo Links of the Week - Feature Shoot

René Burri’s self-portrait, Coronado, New Mexico, 1973/83. Photograph: René Burri/Magnum From highbrow to lowbrow (and everything in between), this is what we found of interest in photo-land this week. The Life and Times of René Burri [British Journal of Photography] ‘Richard Prince Sucks’ [artnet] ‘About Race and those Ebola Handheld Thermometer Pictures on Western News Sites’ …

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How to win the creative lottery

Darius Kazemi (@tinysubversions) gave a fun talk at this year’s XOXO festival that began with a parody of a lot of the types of talks going around these days: Kazemi then said, “There are two kinds of...

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