Season 2, Episode 1: 1001 Nights (or Arabian Nights)

Season 2, Episode 1: 1001 Nights (or Arabian Nights)

Here’s a little early return to our regular programming! Episode 1 of Season 2 is now up on Fableulous Retellings, and for the next few weeks, we’ll be all up on some Arabian Nights love. Here’s a fun (okay, semi-fun) fact about me: the framework tale of the 1001 Nights has been a personal favorite tale of mine. There’s nothing more badass than a female who saves lives and kicks ass with the use of her words and her abundance of stories.

Check out our first episode now!

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Meg and Mari are back a little sooner than you would expect! They have started up season 2 and didn’t take it easy as they tackled the original 1001 Nights in their opening episode. Here’s a quick peak at some of the things discussed in this episode:

Why did we pick 1001 Nights?

  • Richard Francis Burton
  • The over-arching Arabian Nights’ story
  • How Eunuchs became Eunuchs
  • A Man gets embarrassed by farts
  • What the heck is vermicelli cake? (Seriously about half an hour of us talking about vermicelli cake has been cut) and so much more!

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