The Ivory Tower and Harry Potter

The Ivory Tower and Harry Potter

Perspectives on A Literary Phenomenon

Book - 2002
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Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 2002.
ISBN: 9780826214430
Characteristics: x, 408 p. ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Whited, Lana A. 1958-
Contents: Harry's cousins in the magical realm. Harry Potter and the secret password : finding our way in the magical genre / Amanda Cockrell
The education of a wizard : Harry Potter and his predecessors / Pat Pinsent
Harry's roots in epic, myth, and folklore. In medias res : Harry Potter as hero-in-progress / Mary Pharr
Of magicals and muggles : reversals and revulsions at Hogwarts / Jann Lacoss
Harry Potter : fairy tale prince, real boy, and archetypal hero / M. Katherine Grimes
Harry's other literary relatives. Harry Potter and the extraordinariness of the ordinary / Roni Natov
Harry Potter, Tom Brown, and the British school story : lost in transit? / David K. Steege
Greater than gold in Gringotts : questions of authority and values. Crowning the king : Harry Potter and the construction of authority / Farah Mendlesohn
What would Harry do? J.K. Rowling and Lawrence Kohlberg's theories of moral development / Lana A. Whited, with M. Katherine Grimes
Gender issues and Harry Potter. Hermione Granger and the heritage of gender / Eliza T. Dresang
Locating Harry Potter in the "boys' book" market / Terri Doughty
Harry's language : taking issue with words. You say "jelly," I say "jell-o"? Harry Potter and the transfiguration of language / Philip Nel
Harry Potter and the tower of Babel : translating the magic / Nancy K. Jentsch
Commodity and culture in the world of Harry Potter. Specters of Thatcherism : contemporary British culture in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series / Karin E. Westman
Harry Potter and the technology of magic / Elizabeth Teare
Apprentice wizards welcome : fan communities and the culture of Harry Potter / Rebecca Sutherland Borah.


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May 06, 2016

An interesting book


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