1 hr 8 min

Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies #163: "A Hug of a Story" - Tress and Xisis The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies

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In this episode, the SICS crew discusses an interesting conversation between Tress and the mysterious "Xisis" in the later chapters of Brandon Sanderson's Tress of the Emerald Sea. Who is Xisis? And how does one negotiate with a [REDACTED]?
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This episode's show notes can be found here:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rFLbiEqaWeAMfU8QQ_4wZ53pnw-lPkPc5Lh3oSfkH4I/edit?usp=sharing
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This episode's "Cosmere Thing of the Week": "Painting characters EXACTLY as described - and Showing the Author?! (Brandon Sanderson Edition!)" by Jazza
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gElxJb5wcvU&ab_channel=Jazza
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You can support The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies by becoming a Patron at http://www.patreon.com/cosmerestudies
SICS patrons make the show possible and gain access to additional content and early access to bonus episodes.
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Want some SICS merch? Check out our merch store at https://store.streamelements.com/cosmerestudies 
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You can email us your questions about the Cosmere at cosmerestudies@gmail.com. We will occasionally select emails to respond to during the show, so we'd love to hear any theories you have, no matter how far-fetched, or anything else you may have to say about Brandon Sanderson's work.
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Follow us at www.youtube.com/cosmerestudies for our live shows, which stream on Mondays, every two weeks, at 8:30pm Mountain Time. Edited versions will be posted on the channel the following Wednesday.
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We'd like to thank the following artists for granting us permission to use their artwork in our opening video. Be sure to check out their websites!
Stephan Martiniere - Elantris - http://www.martiniere.com/
Sam Weber - The Mistborn Trilogy - http://www.sampaints.com/
Chris McGrath - Alloy of Law - http://www.christianmcgrath.com/
Dan dos Santos - Warbreaker - http://www.dandossantos.com/
Michael Whelan - Words of Radiance and Oathbringer - http://www.michaelwhelan.com/
David Palumbo - Arcanum Unbounded - http://www.dvpalumbo.com/
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The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies is a biweekly podcast for fans of Brandon Sanderson's Cosmere novels. Bill, Amy, and Jordan discuss Brandon's work and dive a bit too deep into theories and speculation. So put on your aluminum foil hats and join us for the ride as we discuss Brandon's work and your emails, and remember—there's ALWAYS another secret!
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Write to us!
The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies
PO Box 970063
Orem, UT 84097
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In this episode, the SICS crew discusses an interesting conversation between Tress and the mysterious "Xisis" in the later chapters of Brandon Sanderson's Tress of the Emerald Sea. Who is Xisis? And how does one negotiate with a [REDACTED]?
___
This episode's show notes can be found here:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rFLbiEqaWeAMfU8QQ_4wZ53pnw-lPkPc5Lh3oSfkH4I/edit?usp=sharing
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This episode's "Cosmere Thing of the Week": "Painting characters EXACTLY as described - and Showing the Author?! (Brandon Sanderson Edition!)" by Jazza
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gElxJb5wcvU&ab_channel=Jazza
___
You can support The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies by becoming a Patron at http://www.patreon.com/cosmerestudies
SICS patrons make the show possible and gain access to additional content and early access to bonus episodes.
___
Want some SICS merch? Check out our merch store at https://store.streamelements.com/cosmerestudies 
___
You can email us your questions about the Cosmere at cosmerestudies@gmail.com. We will occasionally select emails to respond to during the show, so we'd love to hear any theories you have, no matter how far-fetched, or anything else you may have to say about Brandon Sanderson's work.
___
Follow us at www.youtube.com/cosmerestudies for our live shows, which stream on Mondays, every two weeks, at 8:30pm Mountain Time. Edited versions will be posted on the channel the following Wednesday.
___
We'd like to thank the following artists for granting us permission to use their artwork in our opening video. Be sure to check out their websites!
Stephan Martiniere - Elantris - http://www.martiniere.com/
Sam Weber - The Mistborn Trilogy - http://www.sampaints.com/
Chris McGrath - Alloy of Law - http://www.christianmcgrath.com/
Dan dos Santos - Warbreaker - http://www.dandossantos.com/
Michael Whelan - Words of Radiance and Oathbringer - http://www.michaelwhelan.com/
David Palumbo - Arcanum Unbounded - http://www.dvpalumbo.com/
___
The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies is a biweekly podcast for fans of Brandon Sanderson's Cosmere novels. Bill, Amy, and Jordan discuss Brandon's work and dive a bit too deep into theories and speculation. So put on your aluminum foil hats and join us for the ride as we discuss Brandon's work and your emails, and remember—there's ALWAYS another secret!
___
Write to us!
The Sandersonian Institute of Cosmere Studies
PO Box 970063
Orem, UT 84097
___
Find SICS online:
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/cosmerestudies
Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/cosmerestudies
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/cosmerestudies
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/cosmerestudies
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/cosmerestudies
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@cosmerestudies

1 hr 8 min