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

Zombies as Metaphor (Prologue, AGoT)

September 23, 2020

In this episode, we tackle the Prologue chapter of A Game of Thrones through the lens of the zombie-as-metaphor. We address some of the most pervasive interpretations of the Others in the fandom and ask more broadly: what can metaphors in fiction do?

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