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Skyward Atlanta signing ()
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Questioner

Back to the callsigns. Did you come up with Jorgen's name first, or did you come up with his callsign first?

Brandon Sanderson

The callsign was first. And then the name followed out of some of the linguistics I was using... Yeah, the callsign was first.

Skyward Atlanta signing ()
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Questioner

For Jerkface... Was he supposed to stay a jerk, or did you want him to...

Brandon Sanderson

I planned out his arc. I tried very hard to evoke Malfoy, Crabbe, and... Goyle. I tried very hard to evoke that, and then try to pull the rug out from underneath that. Whether I was successful or not, depends on your interpretation, but he was always supposed to be.

And the real fun and twist to this book is, Spensa's kind of the bully, but she presents him as the bully. And hopefully, as you read, you're like, "Wait a minute..."

Skyward Pre-Release AMA ()
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hajsenberg

When Spin heard Jerkface talking after she left DDF I thought he would be defending her. Something like "even though we hate each other, she's part of the flight and her place is with the rest".

Brandon Sanderson

Jorgen is pretty new to this situation too, remember. He's never had to deal with something quite like this before.