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The Influence of Nazi Germany on J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Series

Jan 23, 2011

Posted by: Doris | Comments

Introduction It is evident that fictional stories have always thrived off the imaginations of their writers. Nonetheless, it is also true that most authors are inspired by the world around them to write their stories. For example, Ayn Rand was inspired by her political experiences from her native country, Russia, to write her novels. However, …read more!

Skiving Snackbox Contest

Mar 01, 2010

Posted by: John Admin | Comments

Fun - Contests

« Back to Contests Skiving Snackbox ContestFred and George are doing market research for Weasley’s Wizard Wheezes and they need your help. The skiving snackboxes are a huge success and the twins are looking to expand their line. Help them by coming up with your own tasty treat to help get you out of class. …read more!

Harry Potter: The Exhibition Report


Apr 29, 2009

Posted by: EdwardTLC | Comments


This week, a number of Harry Potter fan sites were given the opportunity to preview Harry Potter: The Exhibition which opens to the general public today. TLC took part in the preview, and spoke to a number of the people behind the exhibit. This editor’s report is now online below with additional photos from the …read more!

PotterCast 147: Ninja!Squee


Apr 14, 2008

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The 147th episode of PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, is here for you this evening with an update regarding the PotterCast Acting Troupe and the latest Potter news. This week the PotterCast quartet discusses the confirmed September 25th Broadway debut of the play “Equus,” the announcement of a new “Beedle the Bard” contest from Amazon.com, …read more!

Sirius and Buckbeak: A Hero’s Journey

Feb 08, 2008

Posted by: John Admin | Comments

  Sirius and Buckbeak  A Hero’s JourneyBy Gwynog’srabbit  “You leave the world that you’re in and go to into a depth or into a distance or up into a height. There you come to what was missing in your consciousness in the world you formerly inhabited. Then comes the problem either of staying with that, …read more!

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


Feb 04, 2008

Posted by: EdwardTLC | Comments


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 inspirations for events and characters which played heavily in …read more!

Harry Potter and the Third Reich

Feb 04, 2008

Posted by: John Admin | Comments

Jo Rowling has said in a 2000 interview, “Bigotry is probably the thing I detest most: all forms of intolerance, the whole idea of “that which is different from me is necessarily evil.”1 Not as many people remain who are old enough to remember living through World War Two. Despite the bombing of cities in …read more!

Dumbledore’s Man

Feb 03, 2008

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Introduction Is Snape good or bad? Until J.K. Rowling finally blesses us all with Book Seven, it might be easier to tell whether the chicken or the egg came first. In fact, the terms “good” and “bad” pose problems. Not all mean people are evil, just as not all nice people are good; Sirius Black …read more!

Chakras and Harry Potter

Feb 03, 2008

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Chakras and Harry Potter By hpboy13 Well, once upon a time (last Thursday, to be exact), I was dozing off in my Global Studies class as my teacher talked about the ancient Hindu civilization. Then, we got a handout about chakras. Suddenly, I was wide awake. There were seven of them. And they each represented …read more!

Authority, Law and Justice in Harry Potter

Jan 27, 2008

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Authority, Law and Justice in Harry Potter By Skiplives Authority There are many forms of authority. Those exercised in the books include legal, parental, and moral authority. The use of authority relies first on the acknowledgement by both parties to the authority and the way in which it will be used. All authority is dynamic, …read more!

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