The spring equinox is deeply rooted in ancient traditions. Here’s how everyone’s favorite “Potter” characters honor the enchanting start of spring.
Here are some reasons why Hogwarts should offer women’s and gender studies courses.
Inspiration for Hermione’s name may not have come from classical mythology but a Gilded Age political movement.
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.
In honor of MuggleNet’s 20th anniversary, here are 20 of the most important lessons the “Harry Potter” books taught us.
Which “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” moments do you feel are underrated?
“Think of it this way: Every great wizard in history has started out as nothing more than we are now: students. If they can do it, why not us?”
The “Harry Potter” books are filled with allegories on racism and politics. This second article in a two-part series discusses how “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” has been invaluable in inspiring an entire generation of readers to be politically engaged and stand up against injustice.
The films are great, but there are so many scenes that didn’t make it in. Which ones do you wish had been included?