Category: Department of Mysteries

Harry Potter Daemons?

Abstract: In Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy, everyone had a daemon. I wonder what the various Harry Potter characters would have had as their daemons, if it was part of the story?

Is Hagrid Prejudiced?

By maurauders-legacy Hagrid is one of the most popular characters in Harry Potter. He is one of the few fans don’t have the heart to criticize – something about his warm personality, his ignorant...

Two Arguments Against

By Adrienne Expanding on previous essay A Woman and a Snake: Did Lord Voldemort really Know NOTHING of Love? by explaining why the theory of Lord Voldemort’s inability to feel love due to the...

Why Harry and Not the Cat?

By Katy This essay explores just why Voldemort’s soul latched onto Harry and why it didn’t latch onto anything else when his soul was ripped in half. We all remember Dumbledore’s explanation in Deathly...