A Super Exhibit Shining A Light On The Great Female Cartoonists

A Super Exhibit Shining A Light On The Great Female Cartoonists

If you ask the average person who’s Stan Lee or Jack Kirby, chances are they’d know who those legendary men are. However, if you then ask ‘who’s your favorite female cartoonist?’ chances are they couldn’t come up with an answer, at least without a little research. One online exhibit is hoping to change that.

Wands at the Ready! A New Harry Potter Exhibit Is Coming To New York and You Should be Excited

Wands at the Ready! A New Harry Potter Exhibit Is Coming To New York and You Should be Excited

Book Culture

With all the hype around Harry Potter & The Cursed Child finally making its way to Broadway, Harry Potter fans have even more to look forward to. The first of it’s kind celebrating a single series of books by a living author, ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’ is coming to New York’s Historical Society from October 5, 2018 to January 27, 2019.      via Giphy   With prices ranging from $21 for adults to $6 for kids, fans of the series can now view original manuscripts, rare books, and even J.K. Rowling’s original pitch letter to publishers. With tons …

This Is J. K. Rowling’s Original Sketch of Hogwarts and It Will Blow Yer Wizard Minds

This Is J. K. Rowling’s Original Sketch of Hogwarts and It Will Blow Yer Wizard Minds

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The Harry Potter exhibition at the British Library contains many fascinating insights into the Potterverse, including original manuscripts and various pieces of inspiration behind the books. It also includes J. K. Rowling’s original sketch for the Hogwarts castle and grounds.   Image Via Cosmopolitan   In the sketch, Rowling has included the lake containing the giant squid behind the castle, with the greenhouses and vegetable garden on the right hand side. These are where the castle’s supply of magical herbs and plants come from, as well as where the students study herbology. In front of the school is the Forbidden Forest and Hagrid’s hut. The …