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Ethan Gilsdorf is the author of Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks: An Epic Quest for Reality Among Role Players, Online Gamers, and Other Dwellers of Imaginary Realms. He writes for the New York Times, the Boston Globe, BoingBoing, GeekDad and Wired.
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