Tagged: Professor Umbridge
Cats are a witch’s best friend, right? Well, not so much in “Harry Potter”.
Read on to find out how Umbridge turns Hogwarts into a prison by using Michel Foucault and Jeremy Bentham’s model of the panopticon.
We all love to hate Dolores Umbridge. But why?
J.K. Rowling was astute in creating parallels to Muggle education when writing about schools for wizards. The most obvious, and most critical, parallel is embodied in the character we all love to hate: Dolores Jane Umbridge.
You can learn a lot, even from the worst.
Nothing like a little rebellion and teenage angst. MuggleNet rereads the fifth installment of “Harry Potter”.
Hagrid always says there’s no place safer than Hogwarts. As a very protective parent, I’m not so sure I would agree. Here are just a few reasons I would not let my children attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Today, I will attempt to parse through the fascinating character that is Umbridge. Because she is fascinating, regardless of – or quite possibly, because of – her ruthlessness, racist and classist agenda, and the bad name she brings to cat lovers.