Our job as medievalists—as humanists—is not to wall off the Middle Ages from public discourse when it’s being misused or mishandled.
Take this quiz and find out where you’d live in Westeros…unless you’re part of the Night’s Watch of course.
You win or you die.
Valar Dohaeris! We shall see!
As a new season of Game of Thrones is set to begin, we take a look at the influence of the Middle Ages on the works by George R.R. Martin.
Think you know Westeros and Essos? Find out here!
Spoilers!!! Don’t take a look at this unless you have watched every minute of Season 5! If you have, vote on the most shocking scene.
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Primetime Paganism: Popular-Culture Representations of Europhilic Polytheism in Game of Thrones and Vikings
This article provides a critical examination of the politico-religious content of the highly successful television series Game of Thrones and Vikings.
George R.R. Martin’s fantasy epic A Song of Ice and Fire brilliantly illustrates a number of basic principles of political economy.
Find out who you’d be in Westeros, in the Song of Ice and Fire series.
Game of Thrones is full of witty words and quotable one-liners but can you remember which familiar face uttered them first?
Your favourite quiz for your favourite TV show.
Everyone has a personality type, and some personality types are more devious than others. Which Westerosi family would you feel right at home in?
Somewhat random thoughts on Season 5 Episode 4 of Game of Thrones…
Here are 20 of the strangest sounding official ranks and titles. Some are genuine British royal or parliamentary titles – and some are from Game Of Thrones. Which is which?
Taking a look at Episode 3 of Season 5 from Game of Thrones:
So many people, so many ways to die. But beware, for this quiz is dark and full of spoilers.
‘Game of Thrones, Television and Medieval History’ – medieval and media studies team up to offer course on popular show
For 20 students at Northern Illinois University, Game of Thrones isn’t merely the most entertaining show on television — it’s also among the most thought-provoking classes on campus this spring.
Some semi-random observations on Season 5 Episode 1: The Wars to Come
Game of Thrones has a very large cast, and in Season 5 there are several new additions. We put together a short guide to who is coming to the series in the next few episodes
Ever imagine yourself in Westeros or Essos? Find out your chances here!
Think you know all there is of Westerns and Essos? Find out here!
Do you know your House of Stark from your House Lannister and Dothraki Sea? Play our tough quiz and find out if you are true fan of the HBO fantasy series…