Lady Gwyn begins a series analyzing the Tales of Dunk & Egg with an exploration of The Hedge Knight, including literary analysis of major themes, metatextual commentary and theories from the fandom.
Yolkboy and Lady Gwyn examine the quintessential knight of ASoIaF – Barristan Selmy. A look at his legendary status, his arc through the books as a non PoV character, and his emergence as PoV in ADwD. We also give special consideration to the Kingsguard, and wrap up our series on knighthood. Readings, music from Westorhyme, an advert from Westeros and more!
yolkboy and Lady Gwyn offer analysis and theories on the Maid of Tarth, continuing a series on themes of knighthood and including a close look at Brienne’s relationship with Jaime, her possible relationship to a knight from Westeros’ past, travels through the Riverlands, experiences at the Whispers and the Crossroads Inn, and more! Readings, adverts, and music from Irish Moutarde round out the episode.
yolkboy and Lady Gwyn look at the golden twins, Jaime and Cersei Lannister. Including a close look at their relationship, Jaime’s redemption arc, Cersei’s relationship with power and the valonqar prophesy. Readings, music from Beefy, advert from Westeros and more!
Lady Gwyn and yolkboy look at Sandor Clegane’s arc in ASoIaF, with special contributions from members of the Sandor Clegane re-read project at westeros.org. Including an overview, special analyses of Sandor’s relationships with Gregor, Sansa and Arya, and a close look at the Sandor=Gravedigger theory. Readings, music from the fandom, advert from Westeros and more!