S1E15: We’re Going on a Unicorn Hunt

This week, we talk about chapter 15 of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone with the title ‘The Forbidden Forest’, in which four children are sent on a unicorn hunt as a totally age-appropriate punishment for being out of bed at night.

Here are some articles that discuss the racialisation of centaurs (among other creatures in Harry Potter):


https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2007/jul/20/harrypotterandthespectreo

http://depts.washington.edu/egonline/2012/03/2010-11-winner-literal-and-metaphorical-racial-themes-in-harry-potter-by-kayhan-nejad/

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