Professor McGonagall may seem like just a teacher, but she’s a warrior when she needs to be.
Category: Letters to the Editor
Both strict and compassionate, fierce and kind, Professor McGonagall is more than we ever give her credit for.
From movie mistakes to logical leaps, many fans end up with false beliefs about Hogwarts. Set your mistakes right here.
The dominant trait of Slytherins is their awareness of their position in any and all hierarchical structures.
What happens when you love a book character and spend hours building them up in your head only to have their movie version be disappointingly unrecognizable from the image you had of them?
For this author, the “Harry Potter” fandom was once a strong, caring community. Recently, though, they have been disillusioned by the divisiveness and toxicity that they’ve experienced within the fandom.
Is agency denied to house-elves or declined by them? There are several moments throughout the “Harry Potter” books that contradict the idea that house-elves are magically bound to obey their masters.
Voldemort underestimated the power of house-elves to his own detriment. This is the second article in a three-part series exploring social dynamics in the wizarding world and examines how house-elves are more intelligent and powerful than wizards perceive them to be.
Discrimination within the wizarding world is prevalent. This is the first article in a three-part series exploring social dynamics in the wizarding world and forms a framework for understanding the social hierarchy between wizards and all magical creatures.