‘Imagination Drives Potter Stories’
Aug 03, 2003
Posted by KristinTLC
An English professor offers his thoughts on what Harry’s about, and the issues that make “many Christian parents distrust the Potter series.”:
As only the child at heart can enter Lewis’s Narnia, Hogwarts is invisible to outsiders. Looking at this magnificent 1,000-year-old castle, a Muggle, one without magical power, sees only “a moldering old ruin with a sign over the entrance saying “DANGER, DO NOT ENTER, UNSAFE.” Some hostile observers, though good people, take the sign at its word.