The Sword of the Lictor – Part 1

We talk about Chapters I – XII of The Sword of the Lictor, the third book of The Book of the New Sun.

Content warnings for this episode include: torture and imprisonment, racism, misogyny, and rape.

For the next show, we are reading XIII – XXIV.

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