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Jill Kolongowski


Professor and writer
College of San Mateo
Participates in 1 Session
Jill Kolongowski is a nonfiction writer and professor living in Northern California. She is the author of a collection of essays called Life Lessons Harry Potter Taught Me (Ulysses Press, 2017). She received her MFA from Saint Mary’s College of California and is the managing editor at YesYes Books. Other writing is published in Sweet: A Literary Confection, Profane, Sundog Lit, and elsewhere. She is a Hufflepuff who grew up in Michigan and she's at work at an essay collection about disaster.

Sessions in which Jill Kolongowski participates

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...