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HP Weekly – July 13

Philosopher’s vs Sorcerer’s Stone

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As a Canadian, I grew up with Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. Yet our friends to the south were introduced to the Harry Potter world with Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. So a pretty common HP question arises: why? (more…)

HP Weekly – June 22, 2020

Best and Worst Movie Character Representations

For major book lovers, actor choices in movies can be a major point of contention. The Harry Potter universe is no exception. Character representations are a hot conversation topic amongst fans and opinions are widely ranging. Wondering what my opinion is on the best and worst character representations in the 8 Harry Potter and 2 Fantastic Beast films? (more…)

HP Weekly – June 15, 2020

Addressing J.K.Rowling’s Transphobia

It’s no surprise through my¬†HP Weekly’s that Harry Potter is my all-time fav. But what happens when something that is so inherently ingrained in your life becomes tainted through the thoughtlessness and actions of it’s creator?

The controversy began just over a week ago as J.K tweeted a comment regarding a published opinion piece that called for a “more equal post-COVID-19 world for people who menstruate.” The Harry Potter author believed it appropriate to respond with something that I assume she believed to be comical, saying, (more…)