Browsing All posts tagged under »dystopia«

The #1 Reason the Hunger Games is a Hit at the Box Office

March 28, 2012

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I’m a little offended, though, because none of these journalists have cited the REAL reason the Hunger Games succeeded. I think if scientific research were conducted, the Hunger Games success would be traced back to one catalyst: you. IMHO, the readers of this blog are the #1 reason that the Hunger Games hype caught on and spread!

Dystopian People

March 23, 2012

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Now part of what makes this series so addictive to read is its resonance with the innate human desire for things to be set right.

Fatal Attraction: Why do we Love the Dystopic Novel?

March 20, 2012

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In a society with some primary female role models like Kardashians and Bachelor contestants, are we now hungry for the modeling of women willing to stand firm in a gritty and grimy fight for reality and personal freedom? Is Katniss Everdeen our Bella Swan palate cleanser?