Finally, a way to justify all those hours spent binge-watching HBO.
Pulling a page from University of California, Berkeley’s course roster, Harvard University will use the blood, guts, and political intrigue of Game of Thrones to draw students into the world of medieval studies.
Per a piece from Time on the course offering, “The Real Game of Thrones: From Modern Myths to Medieval Models” will use George R.R. Martin’s book series and its subsequent HBO show to explore what the show gets right and wrong about our own medieval times.
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