The Claw of the Conciliator – Part 2

We talk about Chapters X – XIX of The Claw of the Conciliator, the second book of The Book of the New Sun.

Content warnings for this episode include: cannibalism, transphobia and homophobia, suicide, pedophilia, imprisonment and torture, misogyny.

Next episode we read through the end of The Claw of the Conciliator.

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