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“Harry Potter” Quotes That Got Me Through the Last 19 Years

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It's been 19 years since the original publication of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone", and a lot has changed since then. These are some of the series's best quotes for dealing with change. Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 47: “How to Write Like Rowling”

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In this academic lesson, we talk about "Harry Potter" as a literary artifact and how we can use the series to help aspiring writers become better at their craft. WebBloggers C.S. Plotter and Christine Frazier join us for this great lesson. Enjoy the show! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 46: “Saving All of Our Galleons, Sickles, and Knuts for the Upcoming Releases”

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In this academic lesson, we take a look at the upcoming wizarding world releases and content and discuss the shadow that hangs over the material. Joining us are returning guests Professor Janet Batchler of USC and recent graduate Amy Hogan. Enjoy the show! Read More »

“SpeakBeasty” Episode 13: “The Cursed Episode”

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This episode, hosts Aaron, Ariel, Elayna, and Megan discuss weaponized intertextuality as it could pertain to "Fantastic Beasts", the problems with potential American Sorting methods, and Severus Snape's great uncle's cousin! Read More »

Hagrid’s Kritter Korner: Pukwudgie

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Your favorite groundskeeper turned professor is now a writer! Check out what he has to say about this new creature! Read More »

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

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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. Read More »

“SpeakBeasty” Episode 12: “Sinister Pukwudgies”

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Join hosts Ariel, Eleanor, and Lizzie and guest host Stephanie as they discuss the leaked Pottermore information and the wide world of possibilities it opens up for Ilvermorny while also getting pretty freaked out by the Pukwudgie. Read More »

“Harry Potter” and the Seven Stages of Procrastination – Part 1

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It's the time of year when it feels as though all you do is study. I took inspiration from the films to see how the trio coped with the stress of Hogwarts! Read More »

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

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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. Read More »

Fred and George Gave Me a Tour of Hogwarts – OMG!

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James Phelps (Fred Weasley) surprised a group at Warner Bros. Studios Tour in London recently by taking them on a VIP tour of the set. But when I was a student at Hogwarts, I got a tour of the real castle lead by both Fred and George Weasley. Here's my story... Read More »

Disney Magic

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We're celebrating the wizarding world with a little extra magic! Check out this artist's Hogwarts-inspired work! Read More »

A Note from Professor Dolores Umbridge

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Dolores Umbridge would like to give you a very warm welcome to the new and improved MuggleNet. Read More »

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

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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. Read More »

Hogwarts House-Inspired Make-Up Looks

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If you've been searching for some make-up ideas for everyday wear, look no further! Show off your House pride with these looks. Read More »

Ravenclaw Pride: Supporting Our Founder

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Continuing with House Pride Month and Women's History Month, let's look at another witch who played a huge part in founding Hogwarts. Read More »

The Reinterpretation of Slytherin

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Happy Slytherin Pride Day! Slytherins often get a bad rap thanks to a few evil characters. Let's talk about how the fandom has overcome it and find out what Slytherins are actually like. Read More »

Salazar Slytherin and the Thousand-Year Game of Telephone

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Two of MuggleNet's Creative Team Gryffindors analyze the Salazar Slytherin theory circulating on Tumblr. Read More »

Plants with Professor Longbottom

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The Professor is back with even more to teach!! Read More »

Yes, I Cried When I Saw Diagon Alley

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A raw account of my first trip to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort, full of tips for YOUR next visit! Read More »

WWoHP Food Testing in Hollywood – What to Expect

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Excited to taste traditional English fare at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Hollywood? Then read our special taste test review. Read More »