Author Archives: Katherine Sas

About Katherine Sas

Graduate of Messiah College and Signum University with degrees in literature. I'm a student of the imaginative literature, TV, and film, particularly Tolkien and the Inklings, Doctor Who, and the fairy tale tradition.

Thoughts on Thrones 8×6: “The Iron Throne”

Well, that’s it. Our watch had ended. We will probably get some spinoffs and prequels, and I hope we get the final books in the novel series, but the TV series Game of Thrones is over. This was a difficult … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Thrones: 8×5 “The Bells”

Oh, Game of Thrones. What are we to do with you? I can see the fandom and viewership at large struggling with the stages of grief in this last season, and this episode in particular, although instead of passing from … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Thrones: 8×4 “The Last of the Starks”

When we said last week that not enough characters died, perhaps we should have been a bit more specific. I do have some issues with this episode (as well as things I liked) so let’s start with the biggie which … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Thrones: 8×3 “The Long Night”

Well, this certainly seems to be a divisive one, with fault lines running through the fandom depending on your opinions regarding the Game of Thrones narrative endgame, the roles of characters, the use of fantasy elements, and whether or not … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Thrones: Season 8, Episodes 1-2

I wasn’t going to write full reviews of the last season of Game of Thrones. But, as Andy Greenwald said on the most recent episode of The Watch, we who are lucky enough to experience a story’s end as it … Continue reading

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Guest on Reading, Writing, Rowling: The Marauders

Having just completed a thoroughly enjoyable re-read of the Harry Potter series, I was honored to be asked to be a guest on Mugglenet’s academic Potter podcast, Reading, Writing, Rowling. In Episode 19, which you can listen to here, we … Continue reading

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We’re Part of the Story – “The Ghost Monument” & “Rosa” Reviews

It will just be a quick double-post this week, as I’ve had a few busy weekends, including a lovely time at the always fun and memorable Chestnut Hill Harry Potter Conference (and the Harry Potter Witches and Witches Festival). If … Continue reading

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