Examines the Harry Potter series as an example of a “high fantasy scenario within the structure of a wainscot fantasy”—that is, high fantasy themes taking place in a world of two parallel cultures, one an “invisible or undetected” society existing “in the interstices of the dominant world.”
Le Lievre, Kerrie Anne
"Wizards and Wainscots: Generic Structures and Genre Themes in the Harry Potter Series,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 24
, Article 2.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol24/iss1/2
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