Harry Potter, the Boy Who Deconstructed the Patriarchy

April 11, 2012

Where can you find bell hooks, Gloria AnzaldĂșa and Hermione Granger side by side? Why, the Feminist Harry Potter Tumblr, of course! The brainchild of Krystie Yadoli of Syracuse University, this blog brings to light the existing feminist ideas within the rich Potterverse and also provides a forum to discuss the more problematic elements. Return to Hogwarts with an eye for how this pop culture touchstone, written by a single mother, touches not just on myths and magic, but also on some of the feminist theory we love.

A real feminist takes rsks without fear

an example of the content on Feminist Harry Potter

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