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Aired 7 months ago 36:16
Wrap-Up: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
In the final episode of season five, Vanessa and Casper pull out a few key insights from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. They give Luna Lovegood her due praise, analyze Harryâ€™s relationship to gifts, and Vanessa comes around more to the importance of Quidditch. Throughout the episode they unpack the growing presence of death in Harryâ€™s life and this series. Next week, we're rounding out the season with a final Owl Post and a conversation with our mentor, Matthew Potts.Â And don't forget to hop over to the Women of Harry Potter feed on July 1st, to hear our episode on Lily Potter.
Aired 1 year ago 36:02
Distraction: The Lion and the Serpent (Book 5, Chapter 19)
Vanessa and Casper explore the theme of Distraction in chapter nineteen of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. They discuss Hermioneâ€™s brilliant DA galleon, Runâ€™s crush on Hermione (who could blame him?), and Vanessaâ€™s continued distain for the house system. Throughout the episode they consider the question:Â When is distraction more worthy than the end goal? Thanks to Kat Severin for this week's voicemail! Next week weâ€™ll be reading Chapter 20, Hagridâ€™s Tale, through the theme of Peace.
Aired 9 months ago 43:39
Inheritance: Fight and Flight (Book 5, Chapter 33)
Vanessa and Casper explore the theme of Inheritance in chapter thirty-three of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. This week discuss Centaurs as isolationists, Nevilleâ€™s wand, and Lunaâ€™s redemption in Vanessaâ€™s eyes. Throughout the episode we consider the question: Whatâ€™s the relationship between inheritance and loss? Thanks to Kimia for this week's voicemail! Next week weâ€™ll be reading chapter thirty-four, The Department of Mysteries, through the theme of Concealment.