Yule Ball is a growing combo site dedicated to the canon and fanon romance in the Harry Potter series.
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About the Webmistress
I'll take some time to introduce myself, Jenna, because you guys been asking!
Birthday: May 25
Lives: Southeast Asia
Character most like: Harry
Favorite Character: Harry
Favorite Book #: 6
Favorite Couple: Ron and Hermione, James and Lilly Potter
Least Favorite Character: Professor Umbridge
Least Fav. Book #: 3
Least Fav. Couple: none
If I was an animal, which one would I be? Black leopard
Favorite clothes to wear: Red athletic jackets (puma, addidas prefer)
Liberal or Conservative?: Liberal
Religion: Christian/Atheist (confused? I bet you are...)
Hobbies: webdesigning, listening to music, playing video games, hanging out w/friends, etc.
My Opinions about Harry Potter and the Romance
Back in the summer of 2005, I was interview by Ursula about my thoughts of the romance of Harry Potter for her Harry Potter Ph. D project that was presented at the Accio Conference in Reading, England. Here is a transcipt of that interview. Please do not take without my permission.
Q: How did you first come up with the idea to create a website on Harry Potter and romance?
Q: From your perspective, what kind of literary genredoes the HP-seriesbelongto - and maybe you could add a few arguments? (romance, school story, crime novel, detective story, adolescent story, horror, fantasy, science fiction, fairytale?)
Q: Is there a lot of romance in HP? If so, where do you find it?(characters, episodes, locations, nature, dialogues, language, etc.)
Q: Is romance in HP important for Harry's generation only? What about the grown-up characters?
Q: For which age-group are HP-novels suitable? Why?
Q: Do you like reading romance novels in general?
Q: Do you read a lot of HP fan fiction?
Q: Do you think the movies show more or less romance than the books? Why?
Q: And a few short questions: How much time do you spend updating your website?
Q: How much time do you spend reading fan fiction?
Q: How much time do you spend chatting about HP?
Q: How important is it to discuss romance in HP with other readers?
Q: And last, not least: What are your ships?