J.K. Rowling’s Handwritten Harry Potter Manuscripts, Drawings on Display in U.S. for First Time

Publisher: 
People
Date: 
October 8, 2018
Forget plastic wands and Ravenclaw-style Halloween costumes. A new exhibition, Harry Potter: A History of Magic, is providing a different way for Harry Potter fans to connect with the Wizarding World — and it features real witches’ brooms and handwritten drafts by author J.K. Rowling! On Friday, the New-York Historical Society in New York City opened the show in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the U.S. publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. First launched in England, the exhibit is the British Library’s most successful ever. Now it’s time for its American debut, with the show scheduled to run from Oct. 5, 2018 until Jan. 27, 2019. Read more…
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