Imagine living in a city where there are no monuments, no buildings from before 1970, no proof that you had grandparents or parents, no history at all. Wouldn’t that make you feel like you were just a passing fad, that you could be blown away like leaves?… for any community to feel substantial and able to change without losing themselves, a history is absolutely crucial.
Emma Donoghue, talking about LGBT history and LGBT historical fiction
At first I was thinking, no OMG…because you know, Harry Potter is not replaceable. But then…it made COMPLETE sense. Obviously not in the logical sense because these two worlds are very fat apart. BUT IT IS SO FUCKING CUTE. It’s like COME HERE LITTLE ME LET ME LEARN YOU A FEW OR TWO.