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“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 42: “Pottermore’s Sorting Hat: The Dark Triad Dirty Dozen”

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You can now download and enjoy "MuggleNet Academia" Lesson 42: "Pottermore’s Sorting Hat: The Dark Triad Dirty Dozen," which discusses the Pottermore Sorting Quiz by J.K. Rowling and what the resultant House assignment really tells about you and your personality. Enjoy the show! Read More »

“Star Wars” Fans: “MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 41: “Lightsabers and Wands” is NOW Available for Download

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You can now download and enjoy "MuggleNet Academia" Lesson 41: "Lightsabers and Wands," which discusses the global phenomenon "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and its comparisons and contrasts to the "Harry Potter" series. Enjoy the show! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 40: “The Wizarding War Was Won on the Quidditch Pitch of Hogwarts” is NOW Available for Download

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You can now download and enjoy "MuggleNet Academia" Lesson 40, which discusses the symbols and literary alchemy found within the wizarding game of Quidditch. Enjoy the show! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 39: “The Boy Who Lived, All Grown Up” Is Now Available for Download

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Download the latest in the most popular academic podcast on the "Harry Potter" series as "MuggleNet Academia" takes a look at Hutcheon's Adaptation Theory within the world of the "Potter" fandom. Lesson 39 is now available! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 38: “The Harry Potter Lexicon – Here and Back Again” Is Now Available for Download

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In this lesson, we discuss "The Harry Potter Lexicon", the ultimate resource of facts and information on the "Harry Potter" series, with creator and owner Steve Vander Ark. Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 37: “Harry Potter for Nerds II: Essays for Lit Geeks” is NOW Available for Download

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In this lesson, the editors of "Harry Potter for Nerds II", Prinzi and McDaniel, talk with Keith Hawk and John Granger about Lupin, twins in Harry Potter, Quidditch, Gothic tropes, reverse alchemy, Dumbledore’s mom, the White Rose Society, and even another look at Squibs, subjects explored in depth in "For Nerds II". Read More »

The “H” Files

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Is there a more symbolic meaning behind Harry's name? Could Hogwarts be named for more than lilies? Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 36: “Violence Against Women in Harry Potter” Is Now Available for Download

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"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this look at all of the "Violence Against Women in Harry Potter" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »

BuzzFeed, Step Off My Man Harry

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We're sticking up for our favorite boy wizard against those who speak against him (and this time, it isn't Voldemort). Read More »

“Yer a Wizard, Harry!”

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In celebration of that famous declaration that took place on this very day 24 years ago, here’s to all those moments when being a wizard would have come in handy. Read More »

A Birthday Toast to Jo and Harry

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Happy Birthday, Jo and Harry. We wish you both a life filled with happiness and that things will always be well. Read More »

Ten Times the “Harry Potter” Movies Did the Books Justice

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There are many parts from the movies that did the "Harry Potter" books justice. These are ten of our favorites. Did we list your favorite? Read more to find out! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 31: “Books Within the Books of Harry Potter” Is Now Available for Download

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"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this exciting discussion on "Books Within the Books of Harry Potter" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »

Lost Lucius His Servant, Gained Dobby His Freedom

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Dobby the house-elf gained his freedom on May 30, 1993. Take a moment to show recognition and solidarity to Dobby and for some of the ideals SPEW aimed for. Read More »

Harry Potter characters and their Disney counterparts: Dumbledore and Mufasa

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Are Dumbledore and Mufasa the perfect counterparts? Read further to find out! Read More »

15 times Ron Weasley was an absolute boss and made sure we knew it

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Cheers to the redheaded underdog! Read More »

Complicated

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Complicated (to the tune of “Complicated” by Avril Lavigne.) Read More »

Rereading “Potter”: Remember…?

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We tend to forget or overlook many details in our favorite books. The "Harry Potter" series is too long to remember every little scene, so here's a list of some of my favorite moments in the series that I tend to forget or miss as I reread them. Read More »

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con – cosplay recap!

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his past weekend, MuggleNet attended Wizard World's Chicago Comic Con at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. While none of the special guests were HP actors, there was still a noticeable presence of fans dressed up as characters from the Harry Potter series. We caught several of them and asked them why they chose what they did for their Comic Con outing. Read More »

Head of the Ministry of Magic’s Auror office

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Dear Harry, What job do you have? Is Ginny really a Quidditch player? How old were you when you got married? You should play for the Tornados. Read More »