Questions for Game of Thrones language expert David J. Peterson!

Tonight, Game of Thrones language expert David J. Peterson will join the podcast! David has created languages for HBO’s Game of Thrones, Syfy’s Defiance, Syfy’s Dominion, the CW’s Star-Crossed, the CW’s The 100, Showtime’s Penny Dreadful, MTV’s The Shannara Chronicles, NBC’s Emerald City, and Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World. Davis is the author of Living […]

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Game of Thrones Linguist on Language Creation; Kristian Nairn Discusses Hodor and His Memorable Final Scene

The creative genius behind the Valyrian and Dothraki languages and a key contributor to the realism of Game of Thrones – David J. Peterson – is preparing to share his expertise with the next generation of linguists. The Sierra Sun Times reports that Peterson will be teaching a class in language creation at UC Berkeley. Entitled […]

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