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tags: Harry Potter Lexicon, copyright infringement, JK Rowling, Steve Vander Ark A little while ago today, I heard a special news announcement on the radio that JK Rowling won her lawsuit regarding infringement to her copyright by the Harry Potter Lexicon and awarded $6,750 in statutory damages to Rowling and Warner Brothers.

tags: Harry Potter, Tales of Beedle the Bard, books, JK Rowling, book news [larger view] The Harry Potter news has been pouring in so fast that fans like me can hardly keep track of what keeps them awake at night due to excited anticipation. This time, the news is that the book of fairy tales,…

tags: Harry Potter, JK Rowling, Harvard University commencement 2008, streaming video JK Rowling’s commencement speech at Harvard University this past weekend .. not only is she funny (who knew?), but her speech is extremely, wonderfully good, and very well worth listening to. [9:01]

tags: Harry Potter, JK Rowling, charities, prequel From the prequel I am not working on — but that was fun! JK Rowling 2008 At the request of UK bookseller, Waterstone’s, JK Rowling recently wrote an 800-word outline for a Harry Potter prequel, all to benefit the British charity Dyslexia Action and English PEN. Dyslexia Action…

tags: Harry Potter, JK Rowling, books Splitting with Harry Potter was more painful than getting divorced, a tearful JK Rowling says. Image: DailyMail. I thought I was the only one going through Harry Potter Separation Anxiety (HPSA, the newest disorder to be listed in the DSM), but JK Rowling apparently is, also.

tags: Harry Potter, JK Rowling, books Weak moments: JK Rowling may give in to temptation and write an eighth Harry Potter book. Image: DailyMail. Wow, the latest news is that JK Rowling might be convinced to write an eighth Harry Potter book, especially in response to her 14-year-old daughter, Jessica’s, urging.

Dumbledore’s Love Life

tags: Harry Potter, Albus Dumbledore, JK Rowling Albus Dumbledore, Headmaster of Hogwart’s School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. [Albus Dumbledore portrayed by Michael Gambon in HP films 3-5] Image: Warner Bros (2003). JK Rowling was in NYC’s Carnegie Hall last night, giving a reading from the last book in her literary sensation, Harry Potter and the…