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Heralds themselves. ”I am not a foolish jester or storyteller. I do not 'give tales.' I spread knowledge of cultures, peoples, thoughts, and dreams. I bring peace through understanding. It is the holy charge my order received from the
The Worldsingers were an organization of storytellers and knowledge-givers on Roshar during the Era of Solitude. They traveled the world learning of other places and cultures and spreading tales of the places they had already been. They saw themselves as superior to traditional storytellers, charged by the Heralds to spread knowledge.
Although the Worldsingers were supposedly founded by the Heralds, there are ties hinted between the Worldsingers and the Terris Worldbringers. Many theorize that Hoid, a Worldsinger, had a hand in the origin of both groups.
- The Way of Kings chapter 55 Summary: The Way of Kings/Chapter_55#
- The Way of Kings chapter 46 Summary: The Way of Kings/Chapter_46#
- Mi'ch was telling me that Brandon said that their similarity in names wasn't a coincidence
— 17th Shard forums - 06 December 2011Cite: 17S-post/22043#
- The Way of Kings chapter 57 Summary: The Way of Kings/Chapter_57#