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!
“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 46: “Saving All of Our Galleons, Sickles, and Knuts for the Upcoming Releases”
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!
After reading the comments on our latest “Cursed Child” article, I decided that I’ve had enough. It’s time to get my feelings out, to try to help remind the “Harry Potter” fandom of what matters.
“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.
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.
We’re so happy to be returning to YALC for another Potter Party this year! After the success of last year’s fun-filled hour, we just couldn’t stop ourselves from planning an entire day of “Potter” games, activities, and general wizarding goodness for you all to enjoy. After all, it is Harry’s birthday.
Put away the kittens and china! This year’s April Fool’s gruelingly nauseating and onerous MuggleNet exercise is designed to test your knowledge of all things Dolores Umbridge,