"Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken" (S5E6)

This episode was dreaded for us, right? No one wanted to rewatch it, we didn’t want to discuss it, but something magical happened along the way... Lucy joins Kristin in a surprisingly cathartic and incredible discussion of easily the worst moment in Game of Thrones history. We’re quite proud of this one. Give it a listen, even if you didn’t rewatch (we understand). For those of you who want Lucy’s articles, here they are: https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/avydk4/a-medievalist-responds-to-sansas-rape-on-game-of-thrones-585 - Kathleen E. Kennedy https://www.publicmedievalist.com/got-rape-and-middle-ages/ - Paul B. Sturtevant https://kb.osu.edu/bitstream/handle/1811/86109/OSLJ_Furthermore_V79_113.pdf - Rachel L Elwood https://electricliterature.com/the-medieval-roots-of-bro-culture-146e27d8eccf - Carissa Harris Teenage romance/daughters (Myrcella, Sand Snakes)
Mythical women (Daenerys)
Tarts/Queens (Cersei/Queen of Thorns)
Tomboy/No-one (Arya)
Virgin (Sansa) Much thanks to cello rock band Break of Reality for lending us their cover of the Game of Thrones theme for our intro music! They're fantastic and you can find more from them at breakofreality.com. housepodcastica.com dragons@podcastica.com facebook.com/housepodcastica  twitter.com/housepodcastica instagram.com/housepodcastica podcastica.com

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