Discussing Harry Potter
HIRAM -- The "Harry Potter Phenomenon" will be the topic of a free discussion presented by Katherine Feather, chairwoman of the Hiram College Department of Education, at 2 p.m. Feb. 23 in the college's Kennedy Center Ballroom, state Route 700. The program is part of the Children's Literature Speaker Series sponsored by the Friends of the Hiram College Library. Feather will discuss the reason behind the craze, the significance of the novels in the study of children's literature, why adults read the novels and why some readers are upset at their content. For more information, call (330) 569-5288.