Suzanne Collins
Features // 2 Articles
Columns // 4 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
//Features

Katniss Everdeen: The Girl Who Volunteers?
10 Nov 2014 // 9:20 PM

Despite claims that The Hunger Games' Katniss Everdeen represents a step forward for women, her self-sacrificial streak reveals just how unfree she really is.

The Empress' New Clothes: Brave New Heroines in Young Adult Fiction
8 Sep 2014 // 9:11 PM

Reading heroine-driven young adult (YA) fiction, one can't help but wonder why stagnant views of women’s sexuality and societal roles prevail.

//Columns

Formulating 'The Hunger Games' Part 2: Evolution of the Mockingjay
3 May 2016 // 10:00 PM

From Death Race to The 10th Victim, may the odds be ever in your favour!

Formulating 'The Hunger Games' Part 1: When Books Catch Fire
25 Apr 2016 // 9:00 PM

Like The Hunger Games? There are a lot of similar books that you'll love. Think The Hunger Games stories are a rip off? Read on; the same applies.

//Blogs

‘Hunger Games’ Is Part of a Long, Grisly Tradition in Literature
29 Mar 2012 // 1:00 AM

Violence committed by and against children has a long, grisly tradition in literature — as an allegory for adult cruelty, a representation of the emotional volatility of adolescence and a tension-raiser for audiences.

Casting Katniss: Is Hollywood Whitewashing 'The Hunger Games'?
27 Sep 2010 // 6:20 AM

Rumors about casting Katniss, the olive-skinned, grey-eyed heroine of the YA sensation The Hunger Games have been flying around the interwebs and one name, Chloe Moretz, keeps popping up. There’s just one problem: Moretz is fair, blonde, and has green eyes.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Moving Pixels Podcast: Our Own Points of View on 'Hardcore Henry'

// Moving Pixels

"Hardcore Henry gives us a chance to consider not how well a video game translates to film, but how well a video game point of view translates to film.

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