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Michael Goldenberg to Keynote at LeakyCon 2009

Posted by: Melissa
April 21, 2009, 07:00 PM

Today marks 30 days until LeakyCon, our first ever Harry Potter conference taking place May 21-24 in Boston, MA. To celebrate we will have a highlight or an announcement for you every day until then: to kick it off, today we're thrilled to announce another of our keynotes!

The Saturday afternoonContinued...

Fans

Live HPA Alliance Meeting Tonight with Evanna Lynch and More

Posted by: sue
April 21, 2009, 01:03 PM

Attention members of Dumbledore's Army: The Harry Potter Alliance will be holding a live meeting on Ustream tonight at 8pm ET to celebrate the astonishing success of the recent Accio Book drive. Joining the call will be Winning Head of House, Ravenclaw's own Evanna Lynch (Luna LovegoodContinued...

LeakyCon

LeakyCon 2009: Announcing Our Programming

Posted by: sue
April 20, 2009, 10:33 PM

With LeakyCon 2009, our first ever Harry Potter convention, just around the corner, we are proud to announce our full schedule of programming. With a variety of events, from informal session to serious academic discussions to Wizard Rock concerts and more, Leaky Con has a jammed packed list of events plannedContinued...

PotterCast

PotterCast 189: An Abysmal Failure

Posted by: Edward
March 31, 2009, 10:44 PM

Episode 189 of PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, is now online for your audible enjoyment.  This episode starts off with the latest Harry Potter news from our own Sue, who gives us the latest on the Lego Harry Potter game, Matt Lewis on Twitter, Deathly Hallows filming in Wales, Toby Jones' clues onContinued...

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LeakyCon 2009 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Nosh Time with the Nerdfighters!

Posted by: sue
March 29, 2009, 09:44 PM

We are thrilled tonight to announce our first Keynote speakers at LeakyCon 2009: John and Hank Green, Nerdfighters extraordinaire, and hosts of the hugely popular YouTube video channel, The Vlogbrothers.

Hank Green is the author of EcoGeek.org, an environmentally consciousContinued...

PotterCast

PotterCast 188: Sue's Birthday... Not New Stuff

Posted by: Edward
March 26, 2009, 05:23 PM

We have for you today the 188th episode of PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, bringing you the latest Harry Potter news, discussion, and fun.  This week, Melissa, Sue, John, and Frak are joined by Paul DeGeorge from Harry and the Potters and Matt Maggiacomo of The Whomping Willows who sit downContinued...

Conventions

Harry Potter Conferences News: We Are Wizards to Screen at LeakyCon 2009, Azkatraz Update

Posted by: sue
March 07, 2009, 11:55 AM

We have couple pieces of news today regarding two of the Harry Potter fan conferences set for later this year. First up: We are proud to announce that We Are Wizards, the documentary on the Harry Potter fandom, will be screening at LeakyCon 2009. The showingContinued...

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LeakyCon 2009 Opens Submissions for Fan Art Gallery

Posted by: Edward
March 02, 2009, 09:00 PM

LeakyCon 2009 is now taking Fan Art submissions to be part of a special Art Gallery, which will be on display during our first ever Harry Potter fan conference to be held this May in Boston, Massachusetts. If you would like your artwork to be included in such a gallery, please fill out this simpleContinued...

LeakyCon

LeakyCon 2011: July 14-18, Orlando, Florida

Posted by: Melissa
February 24, 2009, 08:10 PM

Now that we have a confirmed date, we are happy to announce: LeakyCon 2011 will be July 14-18, 2011 in Orlando, Florida.

It's going to be a huge party, that we can't wait to share with you. Let's celebrate the end of this gloroius time (and the beginning of a new one) as we should: together, with the charitable spiritContinued...

Movies

We Are Wizards, First Four Harry Potter Movies Now Available on US iTunes

Posted by: sue
February 10, 2009, 11:45 AM

Calling all iPod fans! The first four Harry Potter film are now available for purchase via the US iTunes store. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of FireContinued...

LeakyCon

LeakyCon Registration Reminder, Azkatraz Programming Reminder

Posted by: Melissa
January 31, 2009, 03:40 PM

Reminder, everyone: If you haven't yet signed up for LeakyCon, now's the time, because the registration price goes up to $195 tomorrow. Registrations are going fast, so register here, and register now.

We've already announced three great Wizard Rock shows, and a whole slate of special guests will beContinued...

PotterCast

The Breaking Dawn LeakyMug Live at Azkatraz 2009

Posted by: Melissa
January 15, 2009, 03:57 PM

This July 17, MuggleCast and PotterCast will be joining forces once more for, seriously, the nuttiest thing we've ever done: A live LeakyMug at 3 a.m.

Why would we do this? Because we'll all be just returning from a midnight showing of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and what better time to talkContinued...

PotterCast

PotterCast 179: Best of 2008!

Posted by: Edward
December 31, 2008, 05:34 PM

It's that time once again to take a walk down memory lane with the PotterCasters, as they reminisce about 2008 and all that this past year had to offer.  The 179th episode of PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, beings with a look back at some of the biggest and favorite news stories of 2008, including the releaseContinued...

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LeakyCon Wrocking and Wrolling! Band Lineup Announced!

Posted by: Melissa
December 14, 2008, 11:19 PM

LeakyCon 2009, our Harry Potter conference in Boston this May, is currently open for registration and proposals (academic and informal), but tonight we are thrilled to announce our fabulous lineup of wizard rock bands for the event. They will take place over three days, on several themes:

Thursday:Continued...

Books

The Tales of Beedle the Bard Now Available, Early Reviews of New Printed Book Now Online

Posted by: sue
December 04, 2008, 08:12 AM

Behold, the Bard! The Tales of Beedle the Bard, the new book by Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has now officially be released! Last night, some fans were able to attend special midnight release parties, such as those in Edinburgh, Scotland. The Scotsman reports that while theContinued...

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