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

303 Walk of Punishment

September 24, 2018

Mia and Scott discuss the "Disability as Punishment" trope and consider the Unsullied as Foucauldian "Docile Subjects" in Season 3, Episode 3: Walk of Punishment.

 

Foucault, M. (1977). Discipline and punish: The birth of the prison. Penguin.

Harrison, M. (2018). 'Power and Punishment in "Game of Thrones,"' in J. Leeson-Schatz and A. George (eds.), The Image of Disability: Essays on Media Representations. McFarland Press.

Lerner, M. (1980). The belief in a just world. A fundamental delusion. Springer.

 

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