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Saturday, April 17 • 23:00 - 23:50
[FULL] Geologic Worldbuilding led by Jana Mittelstaedt

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The basics of plate tectonics, how to build mountains, making sure rivers flow downhill, and sorting out your climate zones. With about 80% of fantasy maps featuring an uphill flowing river without a magical explanation I want to help participants understand geology and create their own geologically sound fantasy map in the process.

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Janna Ruth

Writer, Translator & Editor
Janna Ruth is a German award-winning speculative fiction writer, living in Wellington New Zealand. As a former geologist, she has a special love for worldbuilding and fantasy maps (and fights the good fight for more downhill flowing rivers). She's also an editor, proofreader and English... Read More →

Saturday April 17, 2021 23:00 - 23:50 UTC