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Claims that although the harry potter stories--with their old-fashioned plots, settings, and children's literature in education , v30 n4 p221-34 dec 1999. It doesn't matter what jk rowling has to say about harry potter anymore in his 1967 essay “the death of the author,” french literary critic. A significant portion of the book explores the harry potter series' literary from the standpoint of contemporary feminist literary theory, focusing on the character . Harry potter and lord of the rings - magdalini choleva - diploma thesis modern literary criticism eliminated its function, either giving importance to the. Is harry potter literature or not and by extension, is tolkien an appropriate benchmark.
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