Space and Place in the Hunger Games : New Readings of the Novels / edited by Deidre Anne Evans Garriott, Whitney Elaine Jones and Julie Elizabeth Tyler
- Machine generated contents note: pt. I Identifying and Challenging Narrative Spaces -- Transgressing the Text and Playing Narrative Games: Katniss's Narrative, "Real or Not Real?" / Julie Elizabeth Tyler -- Tipping the Odds Ever in Her Favor: An Exploration of Narrative Control and Agency in the Novel and Film / Sarah N. Petrovic -- pt. II Provoking Change and Creating Radical Spaces -- Katniss and Her Boys: Male Readers, the Love Triangle and Identity Formation / Whitney Elaine Jones -- The Making of the Citizen and the Politics of Maturation / Susan Shau Ming Tan -- pt. III Experiencing Trauma in Safe Spaces -- The Privileged Reader as Capitol and Learning Sympathy through Narrative / Ann M. M. Childs -- Recreating the Holocaust: YA Dystopia and the Young Jewish Reader / Adam Levin -- pt. IV Popular Responses in Actual Spaces -- "I have a kind of power I never knew I possessed": Transformative Motherhood and Maternal Influence / Katie Arosteguy -- Performing the Capitol in Digital Spaces: The Punitive Gaze of the Panopticon Among Fans and Critics / Deidre Anne Evans Garriott -- Creating a New Ethics: Student Responses, Reality Television and Audience Awareness / Katie Wrabel -- pt. V Envisioning Future Spaces -- Outside the Seam: The Construction of and Relationship to Panem's Nature / Carissa Ann Baker -- Political Muttations: "Real or Not Real?" / Bruce Martin.
- "An international bestseller and the inspiration for a blockbuster film series, Suzanne Collins's dystopian, young adult trilogy The Hunger Games has also attracted attention from literary scholars. While much of the criticism has focused on traditional literary readings, this innovative collection explores the phenomena of place and space in the novels"--
- 9780786476336 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786476338 (softcover : alk. paper)
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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