S1 E19 - Simple Story Techniques - How to Write Iconic Characters - J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter


This episode explores how J.K. Rowling uses archetypes to build iconic characters within her work, and how new writers might consider using archetypes within their own work to develop strong characters that readers can relate to. 


Rowling. J. K. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. London: Bloomsbury, 1997.  

Vogler, Christopher. The Writer's Journey. Michigan: Michael Wiese Productions, 2007. (Includes G. Jung paraphrase)  

MMORG2010. "Trey Parker and Matt Stone discuss Mormonism at TAM5." YouTube, 22 Aug. 2010. https://youtu.be/JyiflmigQNs.