May 19th, 2014

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Unsung Heroes: Colin Creevey & Frank Longbottom

An exciting and informative pasttime as a Harry Potter fan is to ruminate the details of characters and storylintes; to dissect the meaning behind author JK Rowling's story. Throughout the web are great multiple analyses of minor and supporting characters which challenge the importance of their small roles. For example, science fiction website Tor.com has posted a must-read analyzation of Neville Longbottom and why he is the most important character of the Harry Potter series, as well as an in-depth article on how the blockbuster series diminished the importance of Ron Weasley. While these two popular supporting characters are often the subject of worthy admiration and support by fans, another minor male character (who I always felt was cut too soon out of the Potter picture) was Colin Creevey.
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