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Meet the Hosts of Year of “Harry Potter” Celebration

Meet Anianne and Caitlyn, the hosts of an epic, annual “Harry Potter” celebration, stuffed to the gills with “Harry Potter”-themed treats, crafts, games, and of course, all seven movies. They chatted with MuggleNet about their meet-cute and their never-ending “Potter” fandom loyalty.

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“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 45: “District 9 3/4 – Harry Potter and the Hunger Games: Critical Insights”

In this academic lesson, a critical insight to the widely popular “Hunger Games” series by Suzanne Collins. On the surface, the stories could not be more different: One is contemporary school boy Gothic with a rich undercurrent of humor and satire, while the other is dystopian fiction and almost unfailingly grim. Find out why they are more similar than at first glance.

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“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 44: “Is There Such a Thing as Harry Potter Canon Anymore?”

Once again, the “MuggleNet Academia” team of host Keith Hawk, managing editor for MuggleNet, and co-host John Granger, the Hogwarts Professor, brings our fans the latest in academic discussions within the Hogwarts saga. In this lesson, we discuss a wizarding world tsunami of new material and other work from “Harry Potter” author J. K. Rowling and whether or not we should consider these storylines as part of the “Potter” canon.

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“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 43: “Tris Transfigured: Allegiant meets Potter”

Once again, the MuggleNet Academia team of Host Keith Hawk, Managing Editor for MuggleNet, and Co-Host John Granger, The Hogwarts Professor, brings our fans the latest in academic discussions within the Hogwarts Saga. In this lesson, we discuss the recent cinematic release of the Divergent Series: Allegiant with special emphasis on the similarities and contrasts between Veronica Roth’s written material and Lionsgate’s cinematic journey.