Archive for: Hunger Games

Is Katniss Everdeen a Superhero?

Super powers? Costume? Secret identity?

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The Best Music You’ve Never Heard

On popularity, the Hunger Games, and Ann Halam’s Dr. Franklin’s Island

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The Romance of Dystopia

YA dytopia as romance.

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Survival of the Purest: Neoliberalism in The Hunger Games and Battle Royale

Battle Royale, Hunger Games, our endless recession, and the culling of adolescents.

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Gay YA: Harry Potter, Twilight, and Nora Olsen’s Swans and Klons

Go buy Nora Olsen’s Swans and Klons right now, damn it.

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Dystopian Fashion

Gattaca, Hunger Games, and how to be well-dressed for the coming totalitarian nightmare

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Edward, Daddy

Incest in Twilight and the Hunger Games

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