The Riddles of Harry Potter: Secret Passages and Interpretive Quests

The Riddles of Harry Potter: Secret Passages and Interpretive Quests

By: Shira Wolosky (author)Paperback

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The Riddles of Harry Potter draws readers into the deeper meanings of these phenomenally successful books, arguing that they launch and pursue interpretive quests in an ongoing effort to understand patterns and their attendant meanings, implications, and consequences.

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About Author

SHIRA WOLOSKY is Professor of English and American Literature at the Hebrew University, Israel. She is the author of Emily Dickinson: A Voice of War; Language Mysticism; The Art of Poetry; and "Nineteenth Century American Poetry" in the Cambridge History of American Literature IV, among others.

Contents

The Magic of Harry Potter Double Meanings Well-Spotted: Plots and Reversals The Turns of Time: Memory, Prediction, Prophecy Mirror Images Moral Fables Rebirth

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/07/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781137033987
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 236
  • ID: 9781137033987
  • weight: 310
  • ISBN10: 1137033983

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