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Monday, September 21, 2020
SL Video: "The Second Life Book Club with Draxtor - A Conversation With Larry Niven"
Some science-fiction fans among Second Life residents may recall when noted author Larry Niven was inworld in 2008. Twelve years later, he was in the virtual world again, appearing at Draxtor Despres' Book Club. The man behind novels such as "Ringworld" and "The Man-Kzin Wars" was in a new account and a new avatar, this one was of a "Motie" from "The Mote in God's Eye." Niven would talk some about his writing. And at one point Philip Rosedale, who was in the audience, was invited on stage.
Yours truly planned to write about this in detail, but was delayed. So for now, here is the video.