J.K. Rowling Defends Dumbledore on Twitter

J.K Rowling has again chosen to respond to one of her fans on Twitter. The account from user @anakocovic21 has since been deleted from twitter, but originally said to the author, “Thank you so much for writing Harry Potter. I wonder why you said that Dumbledore is gay because I can’t see him in that way.”

Rowling’s response: 

Here’s the full exchange: 

Before @anakocovic21 deleted her account she responded to Rowling, “@jk_rowling amazing answer…Yes you are absolutely right. Such an inspiration!!!” 

Since revealing Dumbledore is gay after ther series’ completion, Rowling has been defending him and gay rights on Twitter and in the real world. One of her most notable quotes on the subject: “It has certainly never been news to me that a brave and brilliant man could love other men.”