The Critical Companion

Of White Blaise and Black Hermione: The Highs and Lows of my Harry Potter Journey

Of White Blaise and Black Hermione: The Highs and Lows of my Harry Potter Journey

How the Harry Potter fandom’s refusal to accept Blaise Zabini as Black left a Black fan feeling like she wasn’t welcome, and how Black Hermione turned it all around.

Magic or No, All Schools Have Limited Range

Magic or No, All Schools Have Limited Range

Patriarchal systems in magical schools (and in the real world) tend to cause problems. Porshèa explores the way these systems manifest in different fictional schools and discusses what should be done to change it.