Fare thee well Renly! We see one of the most powerful pieces removed from the board by way of dark magic. Keith and Braedon Kelly break down this hinge chapter.
Introducing my new short-form podcast, “Maester Class.” Anthony discusses wedding rituals and does some haphazard Sansa-Sandor shipping.
Sansa is made to pay for Robb’s growing legend. After dealing with Joffrey’s misplaced wrath, she must test her wits with Tyrion for the first time. Joining the discussion this week: Dr. Valerie Garver, Dr. Gabrielle Storey, and Dr. Carol Parish Jamison.
Catelyn’s hope for peace dies again as she witnesses Renly and Stannis at loggerheads. Joining to discuss: Drs. Gabrielle Storey, Carol Parrish Jamison, and Valerie Garver. Indulge with Dr. Storey’s book! Revel in Dr. Jamison’s book! Luxuriate in Dr. Garver’s book!
A.Ron dives deep into Faceless Man religion, Bloody Mummers, and Arya’s impact on the fate of the realm.
Philip Haberkern (Boston University) explains the difference between power and authority as we revisit the happiest Tyrion chapter.
What’s the deal with Jojen? Pádraig MacCarron of the University of Limerick discusses his fevered origin story, his odd relationship to time, and his ultimate fate. Also Bran is in this chapter too.
Jan Doolittle Wilson returns to discuss Dany’s first steps into politics. Qarth is a welcome oasis, but trust no one!
Arya finds herself in the darkest possible place. Torture, rape, and senseless murder are before her daily as Gregor Clegane goes to work. Tara Jenkins returns to talk about the psychological impact.
Jason Eberl rejoins the discussion of Tyrion’s moral development. Arthur Njamfa pressed the matter of Tyrion’s view of women. Check out Dr. Eberl’s book on Star Wars!