035. Megan Erickson, Hope in Dystopia: Guardian by Emmy Chandler


Short Description

Megan Erickson (USA Today bestselling romance author) is my guest, and we talk prison planet romances, which can briefly be summarized as “forced proximity on steroids.” The romance worth reading is Guardian by Emmy Chandler, the first in a series of prison planet romances. Discussed: Morality, The Trolley Dilemma, Consent, Humanity. CW: in this episode we discuss consent, sex work, threat of sexual violence, and violence.


Show Notes

Megan Erickson (USA Today bestselling romance author) is my guest, and we talk prison planet romances, which can briefly be summarized as “forced proximity on steroids.” The romance worth reading is Guardian by Emmy Chandler, the first in a series of prison planet romances. 

Discussed: Morality, The Trolley Dilemma, Consent, Humanity.

CW: in this episode we discuss consent, sex work, threat of sexual violence, and violence.

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Guest Host: Megan Erickson

We Read Guardian by Emmy Chandler

Modern romance canon: Kristen Ashley: Sweet Dreams

Books/Media/Mentions:

Listener contributions:

  • Kini Allen: for her continual ribbing of that one time I pronounced Gif like Jiff
  • What are prison planet romances about? Contributors: Katrina Jackson, B. and her Books, Marisa Elaine Getas, Jess <3, Christina.us.uk, Jayne Hendry.

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