Monthly Archives: June 2018

Stannis Baratheon: Macbeth Revisited

Originally posted on Shakespeare of Thrones:
It’s no surprise to find Macbeth‘s influence in A Song of Ice and Fire; both stories are steeped in political desire, fringed with the supernatural, and pulsating with an undercurrent of psychological torment.  But why…

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Morality Beyond the Wall: Con of Thrones 2018 Panel

  Panel from Con of Thrones featuring Watchers on the Wall feature writer Patrick Sponaugle, author Ian Thomas Malone, Professor Priscilla Walton, and myself talking about the morality and ethics that exist beyond the Wall. Skinchangers, cannibals, tribal wars, trade … Continue reading

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