- Stephen Fry:Can we settle an important question? How do you pronounce your last name?
- JK Rowling:It is Row-ling. As in rolling pin. (mimics rolling action)
- Stephen Fry:So if any of you hear someone pronounce her name "Rohw-ling", you have my permission to hit them over the head with -- not with Order of the Phoenix, that would be cruel. Something smaller, like a fridge.
“It’s not all bad. Heightened self-consciousness, apartness, an inability to join in, physical shame and self-loathing—they are not all...”