Emma Watson, Ban Ki-Moon attends the launch of the HeForShe Campaign at the United Nations on September 20, 2014 in New York City. (Steve Sands--WireImage)
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October 29, 2014 10:58 AM EDT

The Harry Potter star and new UN Women Goodwill ambassador will grace the cover of ELLEs feminism-themed December issue.

In a sneak-peak at the full interview from ELLE’s U.K. website, here’s what she has to say about feminism:

Watson also said her upbringing helped influence her ideas about feminism:

The British star made waves last month when she spoke at the UN He for She event about the importance of feminism for both women and men.


Write to Charlotte Alter at charlotte.alter@time.com.

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