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JKR: Snape and Dumbledore Two of the Most Important Characters in "Deathly Hallows"

Posted by: sue
April 03, 2008, 03:10 PM

Back in February, we told you Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling was a guest at the James Joyce Awards in Dublin, Ireland. Thanks to La Gazetter du Sorcier there is a new report online containing a many of her remarks at this event. Answering a range of questions, JoContinued...

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J.K. Rowling Presents Literacy Awards to Prison Inmates

Posted by: sue
March 28, 2008, 12:27 PM

J.K. Rowling recently presented reading awards to inmates at a prison in Edinburgh, Scotland. ITN is reporting today that Jo presented these awards on behalf of the Shannon Trust charity, which according to their website is “devoted to the development of literacy in our prisons throughContinued...

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More on J.K. Rowling Depression Comments in Edinburgh Student Newspaper Interview

Posted by: sue
March 24, 2008, 01:15 AM

Several weeks ago TLC reported about a lengthy interview J.K. Rowling that appeared in the Edinburgh Student newspaper. In that interview, Jo spoke openly again about her struggles with depression while a single mother and the difficult period in her life before theContinued...

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New J.K. Rowling Interview: Confirms Working on "Scottish Book," Reflects on Dumbledore, Homophobia, Fundamentalism, Future Writing Projects and More

Posted by: sue
March 08, 2008, 10:11 PM

J.K. Rowling has given a new interview with the Edinburgh "Student" newspaper, where the Harry Potter author gives her thoughts on future writing projects, the reaction to the news on Dumbledore's sexuality,Continued...

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JK Rowling Writing New Children's Book in Cafes Again

Posted by: sue
March 02, 2008, 01:21 PM

As readers will recall, author J.K. Rowling has stated several times recently that she is at work on two new projects, one for adults and one for children. The Telegraph has more today on Jo’s efforts with the new book for children, with a brief interview where Jo says she is returningContinued...

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Updated: JKR Discusses the Role of Death in the Series, Religion, the US Presidential Election and More in New Interview (Complete Translation Now Online)

Posted by: Edward
February 09, 2008, 06:43 PM

Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling has given a new interview to Spanish language newspaper El Pais in which she openly discusses many subjects including her series, inspirations, real-life heroes, and even the upcoming United States Presidential election. ThanksContinued...

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J. K. Rowling Discusses Inspiration for Minister of Magic and More in New Interview

Posted by: Edward
February 04, 2008, 05:24 PM

Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling is the subject of an interview which ran this past weekend in a number of Spanish language publications as part of the XLSemanal section. This interview first took place a number of months ago and features Jo speaking of her inspirationsContinued...

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JK Rowling...A Year in the Life Documentary to Broadcast in Canada on Monday

Posted by: sue
February 02, 2008, 03:05 PM

Canadian residents will have a chance to catch the “J.K. Rowling…A Year in the Life” documentary as it is set to be broadcast this Monday at 10:00pm (ET) on CBC Newsworld. The special documentary by James Runcie features interviews with Jo and her familyContinued...

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New Audio, Video Interviews with J.K. Rowling at South Bank Show Awards

Posted by: sue
January 30, 2008, 07:47 PM

Yesterday we told you that Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling had been honored at the South Bank Show Awards. We now have three videos containing new interviews with Jo, as well as footage from the award ceremony which will be broadcast on UK channel ITV February 3.

Scottish TVContinued...

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Poll for Wizarding World of Harry Potter Theme Park Now Working

Posted by: sue
January 02, 2008, 11:59 PM

Right before the holidays, Universal Orlando sent out emails indicating they had opened a poll regarding their new "Wizarding World of Harry Potter" theme park attraction, however the poll unfortunately was not working for many fans. It appears they have sorted out their technicalContinued...

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PotterCast 131 J.K. Rowling Interview Transcript

Posted by: Melissa
January 02, 2008, 03:41 PM

The portion of PotterCast 131 with J.K. Rowling on it has been transcribed, as always, by our excellent PotterCast elves (if you’d like to join the transcription team, send an email to staff@pottercast.com!) – to hear it yourself, visit PotterCast.com/jkrowling, or just:

And now, enjoy!Continued...

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J.K. Rowling...A Year in the Life Documentary Airs on ITV

Posted by: sue
December 30, 2007, 08:14 PM

Tonight, the “J.K. Rowling…A Year in the Life” documentary by James Runcie was broadcast in the UK on ITV, and is now being playedon iTV’s web site.

We have early reports on some of the new things contained in the program. TLC reader Andy writes that after Jo completedContinued...

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Second Harry Potter Generation Information Revealed:New Clip from J.K Rowling Documentary

Posted by: sue
December 29, 2007, 12:15 AM

We have a great way to cap off this extraordinary year with a bang, as there is a brand new clip from the upcoming J.K. Rowling documentary where the Harry Potter author provides new information about the second generation of Hogwarts students as contained in the epilogueContinued...

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PotterCast 131: Rowling Along

Posted by: Melissa
December 24, 2007, 01:57 AM

Happy Holidays! We’re back with the second part of our JK Rowling interview on our Harry Potter podcast, PotterCast.

To listen, subscribe via iTunes (subscribers, hit “Update this Podcast” if you don’t see it right away), or grab it via direct download, or just hit the "Play" buttonContinued...

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Transcript of Part 1 of PotterCast's JK Rowling Interview

Posted by: Melissa
December 23, 2007, 05:54 PM

Thanks to our wonderful transcription elves, you can now read the transcript of the first part of our Harry Potter podcast, PotterCast's interview with J.K. Rowling (to hear it yourself, just click the play button on the right side of this page, or visit this link for all the appropriateContinued...