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Why did Hagrid bring Harry to Surrey, or Hermione get a cat in her third year? Why are Ron and Dumbledore oddly similar? And why was there all that camping in the seventh book? Quantum Harry, the Podcast looks at the unifying theme of the HP series, shedding new light on JK Rowling's narrative choices and forever changing the way you read Harry Potter.

Quantum Harry, the Podcast B. L. Purdom

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Why did Hagrid bring Harry to Surrey, or Hermione get a cat in her third year? Why are Ron and Dumbledore oddly similar? And why was there all that camping in the seventh book? Quantum Harry, the Podcast looks at the unifying theme of the HP series, shedding new light on JK Rowling's narrative choices and forever changing the way you read Harry Potter.

    Episode 40: The Tarot Hallows

    Episode 40: The Tarot Hallows

    Which Tarot cards are aligned with the Deathly Hallows and why? What are the three Hallows with which JK Rowling begins the first book? How are Horcruxes linked to the Chariot, Wheel, and Sun cards? And why is the Battle of Hogwarts on the second of May? Episode 40: The Tarot Hallows Watch the Episode 40 video on YouTube. ~ EPISODE GUIDE ~

    Episode 39: Love, Death, and Judgment

    Episode 39: Love, Death, and Judgment

    How does JK Rowling explicitly link the Tarot to Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince? Which Tarot archetype do Snape and Voldemort share? And what links Dumbledore’s death to Harry killing the basilisk? Episode 39: Love, Death, and Judgment Watch the Episode 39 video on YouTube. Related Essay: The Half-Dead Headmaster ~ EPISODE GUIDE ~

    Episode 38: The Order of the Heretic

    Episode 38: The Order of the Heretic

    What links the World card to Harry's Occlumency lessons? How does Luna Lovegood embody the Temperance card? And why is the locket the Horcrux that aligns with Order of the Phoenix? Episode 38: The Order of the Heretic Watch the Episode 38 video on YouTube. Related Essay: The Crone and the Heretic ~ EPISODE GUIDE ~

    Episode 37: The Goblet of Memory

    Episode 37: The Goblet of Memory

    Why is it fitting that the pub in Little Hangleton is called The Hanged Man? What links the Tarot Emperor card to the Hogwarts founders? And how does Harry embody the Tarot archetype of the Fool in Goblet of Fire? Episode 37: The Goblet of Memory Watch the Episode 37 video on YouTube. Related essay: The Spirit of the Emperor ~ EPISODE GUIDE ~

    Episode 36: Chariots of Justice

    Episode 36: Chariots of Justice

    Which Horcrux aligns with Prisoner of Azkaban? What links Remus, Sirius, Buckbeak, the Knight Bus and Harry to the Tarot Chariot card? And how does Harry embody the archetype of Justice in this book?  Episode 36: Chariots of Justice Watch the Episode 36 video on YouTube. Related Essay: The End of the Realm of the Gods ~ EPISODE GUIDE ~

    Episode 35: Prisoner of Time

    Episode 35: Prisoner of Time

    Which famous physicist’s work appears in the third Harry Potter film? What links the Tarot Empress to Hermione almost being a Ravenclaw? And how do Sirius, Peter and Harry all embody The Hanged Man? Episode 35: Prisoner of Time Watch the Episode 35 video on YouTube. Related Essay: Traitors, Rebels, and Hanged Men ~ EPISODE GUIDE ~

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