The show is short, but the news is big. Wendy and the Small Council will be holding a special meeting with guests from foreign lands! The guys from Game of Thrones Academy on Youtube will be joining us from beyond the Wall for a Google Hangout session. Please send in your questions by 9/10.
Wendy led the Small Council to the citadel of knowledge and videos at the Game of Thrones Academy last week. Now they are enthralled and crushing on Gil Kidron and Itamar Harel’s Youtube channel discussing HBO’s Game of Thrones in the context of the European medieval history and politics that inspired George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire.
In this episode Wendy, Shannon Clarke and Jesse Jackson discuss the GOT Academy videos about the importance of Braavos and the Free Cities, and the significance of The Wall and The Others over there in the great unknown.
Wendy read the informative World of Ice and Fire book of Westeros histories and she wanted more. So she searched the interwebs and found a citadel of knowledge at the Game of Thrones Academy! Historians and fans Gil Kidron and Itamar Harel look at Westeros in the context of the European medieval history and politics that inspired George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire books and HBO’s Game of Thrones series.
Wendy and the Small Council (guests Shannon Clarke, Jesse Jackson, and Lou Sytsma) discuss a few of the topics and questions that Itamar, Gil and Sophie the Cat ponder on their Youtube channel. “Knowledge is coming.”
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