“Promptly Potter” Episode 182: “Luna Lovegood Is Too Pure for This World”

– In Chapter 20 of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Ron catches his friends up on what he experienced while away from the group. Later, Hermione realizes there is an odd symbol in the book Dumbledore left her. The trio decides to visit Xenophilius Lovegood in hopes he recognizes the symbol.

– Today’s prompt is “‘Luna’s got ten times his guts.’ How would Luna feel about her father’s reluctance to help Harry in order to protect her?”

– This episode is hosted by Geoff Hutton.

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Promptly Potter is MuggleNet.com’s Harry Potter critical analysis podcast in which we break down questions about the novels into bite-sized pieces. Each episode explores one chapter through a single carefully curated prompt. The topics and questions covered will span a range as long as Dumbledore’s beard. From controversial and burning to absolutely ridiculous (certainly our favorite), no question is off-limits.

Our alternating hosts dive into some of the things we’ve been reeling over for two and a half decades, but here’s the catch: They have to do it in 15 minutes or less.

Get those wands at the ready because you can consider this your acceptance letter! Come with us during this year-long reread in which we explore the wizarding world. Prepare to have your mind bewitched and your senses ensnared. This is a Harry Potter critical analysis podcast like no other, but that’s merely our opinion.



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