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The Bible in the Work of J.K. Rowling

Parks, Sara


Leverhulme Early Careerfellow


Oxford Biblical Studies Online is an online subscription-based educational resource by Oxford University Press. This piece is part of their "Bible and Literature" series. It covers the influence of the Bible in the Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling and notes the differing attitudes toward magic, between religious authorities and everyday adherents, from biblical times to the present.

Other Type Teaching Resource
Publication Date 2018
Publisher Oxford University Press (OUP)
APA6 Citation Parks, S. (2018). The Bible in the Work of J.K. Rowling
Keywords Harry Potter; J. K. Rowling; Bible and literature; magic; ancient magic; censorship; Northrop Frye
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