This fortnight we’re discussing “The Midnight Bargain” by C.L. Polk. This book does for discussions of sexism in a magical aristocratic setting what the The Kingston Cycle does for classism in the same.
TITLE: The Midnight Bargain
AUTHOR: C.L. Polk
LENGTH: 384 pages
Book TW for pregnancy, vomit, death (not depicted), sexism, violence.
Topic 1: The Circle - Loss of security. Begins at (1:35), CW for misogyny.
Topic 2: Ysbeta - Allocishetnormativity. Begins at (16:00), CW for misogyny, aphobia.
Topic 3: Beatrice - Misogyny. Begins at (25:00), CW for misogyny, discussion of birth control side effects.
Promo for CPOV Saturday Morning Confidential; Spoiler-free wrap-up and ratings: Begins at (37:05).
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