A Clash of Critics - Scholarly Criticism About Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire

202 The Night Lands

June 4, 2018

Mia and Scott compare two very different uplifted nobles, mourne the loss of Rakharo, and consider Theon's identity as framed by experiences of diaspora in Season 2, Episode 2: The Night Lands.

 

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Miller, T. (2007) 'Culture, Dislocation, and Citizenship', Global Migration, Social Change, and Cultural Transformation, (eds) Emory Elliott, Jasmine Payne and P. Ploesch, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 166-86.

 

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