Newman University Literary Festival — Travis Prinzi
"Saving Dumbledore: Moral Imagination and Forgiveness in Harry Potter's Death"
Travis Prinzi is an author and speaker on the intersection of fantasy and politics, myth and culture in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter novels. Prinzi has apeared on The Leaky's Cauldron's PotterCast as "Potter Pundit." He has been a featured speaker and led panel discussions at multiple Harry Potter conferences and has lectured on everything from Harry Potter to religion to education to hit TV shows like The Office at university campuses and libraries in the United States and Canda. Travis holds graduate degrees in education and theology from the University of Rochester and Northeastern Seminary, and he's done graduate work in Family Therapy at the University of Rochester.