It’s a Sin | Episode 3 🔑 Discussion & Review Podcast

Karmic forces, pandemic narratives, the sexuality casting controversy, temporal exceptionalism, empathy, irony, and finely-honed tragedy are discussed in this podcast about the third episode of It’s a Sin, Russell T Davies’ drama about HIV in 1980s England.

CREDITS:
Neo
Ingiga
Tomtit

SOURCES:

Howells, Callum Scott. “It’s A Sin: After Hours | EP3 – The fight to end HIV.” YouTube, uploaded by Channel 4, 6 Feb. 2021, 5:07-5:51, https://youtu.be/BNtKtWED0hs

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