Curiosity: Occlumency (Book 5, Chapter 24)

Nat and Grey explore the theme of Curiosity in chapter twenty-four of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. They really zoom in on the Harry/Snape dynamic in this chapter: discussing the first Occlumency lesson, examining Snape’s motivations, and as always, finding a way to blame Dumbledore. Throughout the episode they consider the question: How much curiosity do we owe people? Next week we’ll be reading chapter twenty-five, The Beetle at Bay, through the theme of defiance.

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