How many times have your read the Harry Potter series so far? Do you feel like you understand why millions of fans around the world have re-read the entire series more than once? What is it about J.K. Rowling's masterpiece series that has gripped us and refuses to let go? Why is it that English Professors in approximately 70 Universities and Colleges around the world are diving into Harry Potter as deeply as Shakespeare, Jules Verne, or C.S. Lewis?
No matter what your responses are to the above questions, after listening to this literary interview with the Hogwarts Professor, John Granger, we promise that your deep appreciation for the structure and story-telling of the Harry Potter series will be even deeper.
You can now listen and follow along with the transcription of this interview as Micah, Eric, and I sat down with John Granger earlier this month to discuss the Harry Potter as Ring Composition and Ring Cycle. (Special thanks to Maxine, Laura, Ali, and Alison for the transcription).
Listen and follow along right here!
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