JK Rowling

'I'm not sorry': Outrage over UK story by JK Rowling's ex-husband 'justifying' abuse

Rowling revealed her abuse in a lengthy blog post in which she sought to explain her comments about transgender women, which has also sparked controversy.

published on : 12th June 2020

Emma Watson, Eddie Redmayne and others condemn JK Rowling's anti-trans tweet

The author's comments led to an uproar in Hollywood and among her fans and queer activists have denounced her comments as anti-trans.

published on : 11th June 2020

Daniel Radcliffe responds to JK Rowling's tweet backlash: 'Transgender women are women'

Earlier, Rowling criticised an opinion piece that used the phrase 'people who menstruate' and posited that discussion of gender identity invalidates biological sex.

published on : 9th June 2020

J K Rowling publishes first chapters of new story 'The Ickabog' online

Set in an imaginary land, it is a stand-alone story about truth and the abuse of power for children from 7 to 9 years old and is unrelated to Rowling's other books.

published on : 27th May 2020

Author JK Rowling donates 1 million pounds for coronavirus relief

The 54-year-old writer made the announcement on account of the 22nd anniversary of the fictional Battle of Hogwarts on May 2.

published on : 5th May 2020

Harry Potter, the boy who lives on...

Twenty years ago, on June 26, JK Rowling introduced the world to a boy with a lightening scar on his forehead, who would go on to protect muggles and wizards from ‘You-know-who’.

published on : 24th June 2017