Episode 49

GTC Book Club: On Basilisks Station


July 19th, 2021

49 mins 50 secs

Season 2

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In which the cringey book club once again struggles with the inherent content warnings of most "strong female protags" - mentions of sexual aggression and attempted assault.

"Ok let me desensitize myself to the regular trauma and triggers I experience just so I can consume any culture safely." - Master of Mediocrity

"Can you imagine if Draco Malfoy was like, 'oh of course he tries to assault Harry' and I mean - I KNOW THERE IS A WHOLE SECTION OF FANDOM THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN [MADE] VERY VERY HAPPY BY THAT TURN OF EVENTS- I'M NOT JUDGING YOU - I'm just saying can you imagine if that was the narrative for [sic] male protagonists?" - Lt. of Literature

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