Feminism, Pop-Culture | Posted by Emily T on 04/6/2012

Feminist Harry Potter

from: http://feministharrypotter.tumblr.com/

Since I’ve been a die-hard Harry Potter fan since I was ten, I immediately followed Feminist Harry Potter on Tumblr when I heard of it. Within the last year, I’ve become more interested in gender studies and feminism, so I’ve been finding the posts on Feminist Harry Potter more interesting and comedic than I would have before.

Feminist Harry Potter features movie stills with text to emphasize not only feminist messages, but also flaws in the Harry Potter series, such as a lack of ethnic diversity among the characters.

from: http://feministharrypotter.tumblr.com/

What I like about the tumblr is that it advertises all aspects of messages established in the series. Although I’ve read the Harry Potter series multiple times, and if you’ve read or seen any installment of the …

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Pop-Culture | Posted by Julie Z on 07/16/2009

Just saw Harry Potter and…

...it reminded me that Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy booo hissss) sings. He does indeed. Thoughts? And may I just say, Hermione is a totally empowered badass. And Luna Lovegood rocks. Although there was a lot of sexual tension in that movie...people expect that of teens, I guess. I vaguely remember that from the book, and yet it seemed intensified in the movie. Gotta give the people what they want, dammit.

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