At my uni we've been studying the way gender and sexism shapes the education curriculum.
This was an Статья we were actually дана to read and Дебаты about in a seminar:
"Harry Potter's girl trouble The world of everyone's Избранное kid wizard is a place where boys come first. By Christine Schoefer
Four factors made me go out and buy the Harry Potter books: Their impressive lead on the bestseller lists, parents' raves about Harry Potter's magical ability to turn kids into passionate readers, my daughters' clamoring and the mile-long waiting lists at the public library. Once I opened "The Sorcerer's...
Supplies: Paper (You could use regular paper and give it a tea/coffee effect или Ты could use parchment paper. (I used the parchment) These Harry Potter FREE Fonts found here. (You can pick and choose which ones Ты want. There is no wrong way to do this, I promise) Address Labels (this is to print out a faux wax seal) Twine (optional)
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The first page of the acceptance letter says:
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry Headmaster: Albus Dumbledore (Order of Merlin, First Class, Grand Sorc., Chf. Warlock, Supreme Mugwump, International Confed. of Wizards) Dear (Your name)
So I've been thinking about this a lot lately...I discussed this with a friend a few months ago. We were talking about how many Christian groups (as Ты well know) have condemned HP as anti-Christian. In fact, I believe that the Harry Potter story is actually a symbolization of the Christian religion. Note: This is entirely my opinion and is not meant as "Christian propaganda" или to offend anyone in the slightest. It is merely my opinion! :)
Harry Potter is Jesus. Whaaaaat?! 1) Both HP and Иисус were born into humble beginnings. Иисус was born in Bethlehem, a tiny town literally in the middle...