What do feminists and female “Potter” characters have in common? There is a fine line between these historic women and their fictional counterparts.
Let’s not forget that our favorite “Harry Potter” characters don’t have to be in a relationship. These ladies are independent and happy to be so!
These are cases of women supporting women, something we hope to see more of in literature and popular culture as a positive example for girls of all ages.
What is your favorite feminist moment in the “Harry Potter” series? Come and join us at Hogwarts as we review these important moments.
As a child, I didn’t want to admit how much I related to Cho. Now, I feel lucky to see myself in her.
Inspired by Emma Watson’s gender equality activism? Curious to know more about the issues confronting feminism today? Read more about Watson’s interview with Valerie Hudson, author of “Sex and World Peace”, here!
Dame Emma Thompson is once again tackling social injustice and climate change. See what she has to say in her latest article for “British Vogue”.
Emma Watson, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador and HeForShe founder, has met with officials at the G7 Gender Equality Conference, fighting for legislation to support women’s rights.
Evanna Lynch describes her experiences with feminism and the time she dressed as Harry Potter in protest.