#024 | ‘Mudbloods and Murmours’ | CoS Overview (7)

Episode Summary

Blake and Josh continue their discussion of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. They examine the themes, characters, foreshadowing and more of Chapter 7: Mudbloods and Murmurs.

Episode Outline

  1. Chapter Summary
  2. Key Theme– Conflict and Corruption
  3. Character Development– Draco’s prejudice and Hagrid’s dislike of Lockhart
  4. Literary Device– Colin Creevey as a re-introduction
  5. Foreshadowing– Ron’s backfiring wand and Tom Riddle’s special service award
  6. Significance– Harry hears Slytherin’s monster