JK Rowling’s 2008 Harvard Commencement Speech

Source: Harvard website, Jun 2006

I have learned to value imagination in a much broader sense.

Imagination is not only the uniquely human capacity to envision that which is not, and therefore the fount of all invention and innovation. In its arguably most transformative and revelatory capacity, it is the power that enables us to empathise with humans whose experiences we have never shared.

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2 responses to “JK Rowling’s 2008 Harvard Commencement Speech

  1. Love this speech, and it came at a perfect time for me. Thank you!

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