David J Peterson


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David J. Peterson is a language creator (conlanger), author and artist. David has created languages for HBO’s Game of Thrones, Netflix’s Bright, the CW’s Star-Crossed, the CW’s The 100, Spike’s The Shannara Chronicles, Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World and many more. David is also the author of Living Language Dothraki and The Art of Language Invention.

“People can detect systematicity amongst oral language and systematicity with visual language and understand the differences in a very specific way.”

– David J Peterson, Language Creator, Game of Thrones

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