JK Rowling

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In 'Fantastic Beasts,' J.K. Rowling Fails at Writing Characters of Color

The inclusion of Nagini, Leta Lestrange, and Yusuf Kama in the Harry Potter universe is not exactly a triumph for diversity.
Terry Nguyen
11.26.18
Views My Own

Why Casting Nagini as an Asian Woman in 'Fantastic Beasts' Is So Offensive

The decision has spurred more conversations about J.K. Rowling’s proclivity for retroactively introducing diversity.
Nicole Clark
9.27.18
Comics!

'Every-Harry-Potter-Book-Ever@Aol.com,' Today's Comic by Robin Vehers

Two computer nerds discover a creative (and possibly illegal) way to avoid spam mail.
Robin Vehers
8.31.17
Desus & Mero

Jessica Williams Tells Desus and Mero About Her Dinner with J.K. Rowling

The former 'Daily Show' correspondent talked about hanging with the prolific author and the VICELAND hosts made their own fan fiction version on the spot.
Sarah Bellman
7.28.17
monday insta illustrator

Celebrate 20 Years of Harry Potter with This Magical Illustrator

Taryn Knight *really* loves Harry Potter.
Beckett Mufson
6.26.17
Culture

The Story of Harry Potter, As Told by Fools Who Have Never Read the Books

“There’s a sentient hat that helps out when stuff is super bleak."
Diana Tourjée
6.26.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Just Blocked Stephen King on Twitter

After the author criticized his bizarre Cabinet meeting.
Lincoln Michel
6.13.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI eyeing Kushner in Russia investigation, body-slamming candidate wins Montana election, Russia investigates alleged torture of gay men in Chechnya, and more.
VICE Staff
5.26.17
Art

F*ck Contouring, We Just Want More of This Magical Hogwarts Body Art

Makeup and special effects aesthete Georgina Ryland keeps the fantasy and the artistry close to her heart.
Diana Shi
1.28.17
iran

Artists Joined Forces to Fight the Inauguration | Last Week In Art

And Dippy the Dinosaur says goodbye to London's Natural History Museum.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.9.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama will speak out against Trump if he threatens America's core values, protestors and police clash at the Dakota pipeline site, and more.
VICE Staff
11.21.16
Interviews

The Harry Potter Fans Still Making Music About Magic, Known as Wizard Rock

On the verge of the release of Harry Potter spin-off, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," wizard bands like Swish and Flick are cranking out new tunes about wands and magic.
Mitchell Sunderland
11.19.16
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