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J.K. Rowling

  1. Depression: Psychology Lessons from Harry Potter

    While not many of us have lost our parents to a dark wizard, many of us can relate to a deep deep sense of loss, having lost someone or something that meant a lot to us. That is also the story of Harry Potter. From the very beginning of the series we learn about the terrible loss, depression, and trauma that Harry and later, his friends, endure.

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  2. Harry Potter‘s Tom Felton is Making a Documentary About Fandom

    But will there be a slash fic portion?

    Tom Felton obviously has a pretty vested interest in nerdery, and now the former Malfoy is joining forces with the BBC to channel that passion into a documentary on Harry Potter and fan culture.

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  3. JK Rowling’s Patronus Test For Potter Is Imminent, So Prepare Yourselves

    It is nigh.

    I, like many Harry Potter fans, have some mixed feelings about Pottermore. New Potter content that reveals precious info about characters like the venerable Minerva McGonagall and shows us Harry & Co. hanging out at the Quidditch World Cup and not getting attacked by Death Eaters? Hells yes. Having to navigate actual Pottermore to get to this content? Eh... Meh...

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  4. Things We Saw Today: Once More Unto the Beach With these Renaissance Surfboards

    Cowlabunga!

    Ye Olde Surfeboardes are also available in The Garden of Earthly Delights print.

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  5. An Analysis in Grief: 10 Harry Potter Deaths We Did Not Get Over

    It's still a sore subject for many. Even after all this time, the very mention of The Half-Blood Prince or The Deathly Hallows can ignite a twinge of pain for Potterheads around the world. Seven years later (or three years later, depending on how you look at it), we're still not over the tragic deaths of these characters.

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  6. JK Rowling’s Casual Vacancy BBC Miniseries Has a Trailer Now

    The Casual Vacancy premieres Sunday, Feb. 15th on BBC One. It'll be the first of Rowling's post-Potter works to make its screen debut.

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  7. X-Men’s Jane Goldman Joining Fables Film Writing Team, Updates on Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts

    Also, the Fables movie is still a thing that is happening.

    David Heyman's Paddington is making haymen at the box office, and so he's doing the usual press thing, which means he's being asked about his other projects, i.e., two geek properties that have women writing their screenplays, so, up our alley.

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  8. Things We Saw Today: JK Rowling Slams Rupert Murdoch’s Islamophobia

    Knew we loved her for a reason

    Harry Potter author/eternal hero/twitter addict JK Rowling responded to a super Islamophobic tweet from Rupert Murdoch by continuing to be great.

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  9. Dealing With Anxiety: Psychology Lessons from Harry Potter

    Harry Potter does such an outstanding job of demonstrating how different characters cope with anxiety and fear that I couldn’t resist using these examples in my work with patients with anxiety. Here is how Harry Potter can be incorporated into therapy, and what we can learn from the series about facing our own fears.

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  10. Happy Christmas! JK Rowling Released Draco Malfoy’s Life Story, Plus Her Thoughts on the Character

    Think my name's funny, do you?

    Today on Pottermore, J.K. Rowling granted the wishes of every Felton fangirl on the internet, and provided us with Draco Malfoy's full life story - as well as her in-depth thoughts on the character (and the girls who love him).

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