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Ariana Nedelman


Executive Producer
Harry Potter and the Sacred Text
Participates in 4 items
Ariana Nedelman is the producer of Harry Potter and the Sacred Text. She has her BA in Comparative Human Development from University of Chicago and dropped out of Harvard Divinity School to become a podcast producer. Ariana cut her teeth in the Jane Austen fandom at Pemberley Digital. She’s got two upcoming pods: Hot and Bothered, about the sacredness in romance novels, and When We All Get to Heaven, about Christianity and the AIDS epidemic.

Sessions in which Ariana Nedelman participates

Friday 11 October, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
11:30 AM
11:30 AM EDT - 12:30 PM EDT | 1 hour
Fan Creation

Join Vanessa Zoltan and Ariana Nedelman at a live performance of Women of Harry Potter. Vanessa and Ariana will take turns blessing Hermione Granger for a moment in the text and contemplate how to be more like her in their own lives.

3:15 PM
3:15 PM EDT - 4:15 PM EDT | 1 hour

Our friends and coworkers ask us, "Harry Potter? What's left to discuss?" Clearly, there's still plenty! From the pre-iTunes days of podcasting to the recent renaissance, Harry Potter shows have always been a fixture of the charts. In this session, their hosts will discuss what it's like to be creating new content in 2019 and how their work has cha...

Saturday 12 October, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:15 AM
10:15 AM EDT - 11:15 AM EDT | 1 hour
The Muggle World

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone was published over 20 years ago, yet Harry, Hermione, and Ron continue to inspire. Why? The generation that grew up with the magic has brought the lessons that they learned from the series into their adult lives. How can we be the Hermione Granger in our own lives? How can we defeat the Voldemorts around us? Should we keep believing in nargles? Join Vanessa Zoltan and Ariana Nedelman, co-hosts and producers of the podcast Harry Potter and the...

12:45 PM
12:45 PM EDT - 1:45 PM EDT | 1 hour

Join the team of Harry Potter and the Sacred Text in sacred reading the first chapter of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Together we’ll talk about the Dursleys, the meaning of ‘normalcy’, and how we can be more hospitable in the world. We’ll also do some sacred reading practices together and discuss the importance of taking the things we love seriously.