Friday Nerd Blogging

Jan 17, 2014

The new and quite awesome-looking Season 4 trailer promises “war, death, hell,” or as the Christian Post puts it, “action and intrigue.” Duh. But it also hints at many more diversions from the books to come. Here is a breakdown.

For Game of Thrones book fans, this may be appropriate:

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Charli Carpenter is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. She is the author of 'Innocent Women and Children': Gender, Norms and the Protection of Civilians (Ashgate, 2006), Forgetting Children Born of War: Setting the Human Rights
Agenda in Bosnia and Beyond (Columbia, 2010), and ‘Lost’ Causes: Agenda-Setting in Global Issue Networks and the Shaping of Human Security (Cornell, 2014). Her main research interests include national security ethics, the protection of civilians, the laws of war, global agenda-setting, gender and political violence, humanitarian affairs, the role of information technology in human security, and the gap between intentions and outcomes among advocates of human security.