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Figures of speech

King of the airwaves. At some point in a performer’s career, he or she is given the opportunity to play a character that is impaired or afflicted in a way that most of us are not. In such instances, the…

Harry Potter and the Aimless Narrative

Well, we’re a long way from the cupboard under the stairs now, and just as far from the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. It’s impossible at this point to approach the Harry Potter juggernaut with anything approaching objectivity. Unfamiliarity…