JK Rowling Educates Fan On Gay Dumbledore

dumbledore2_4JK Rowling loves tweaking the Harry Potter universe even though the books are finished, and one of her biggest reveals came in 2007 when she said that Dumbledore was gay. Now, even eight years later, people are still having trouble grasping the fact that gay wizards exist.

Twitter user @anakocovic21 tweeted to the author asking how Dumbledore could be gay, when she just couldn’t see him that way. Rowling, as succinct as always when dealing with things like this, responded with, “Maybe because gay people just look like… people?” Continue reading

JK Rowling’s Response To The question Of If There Were LGBT Students At Hogwarts

J.K Rowling 05JK Rowling has revealed Harry Potter’s world is a good place to be LGBTI.

The British author was asked a question by a Twitter fan who wanted to know if there was a variety of people at Hogwarts, including gay students.

‘Do you think there are a lot of LGBT students in modern age Hogwarts? I like to imagine they formed an LGBT club,’ the fan queried.

He added: ‘It’s safe to assume that Hogwarts had a variety of people and I like to think it’s a safe place for LGBT students.’

Rowling said ‘Of course’, and then linked to a picture which read: ‘If Harry Potter taught us anything, it’s that no one should live in a closet.’ Continue reading