Social Commentary in Science Fiction: Mockingjay

I know I have already written a post on The Hunger Games but here I want to write specifically about the final book/film where everything changes and the story is brought to a satisfactory conclusion (well, for some). Though it follows the same theme of celebrity culture, there are other elements that make this final … Continue reading Social Commentary in Science Fiction: Mockingjay

Social Commentary in Science Fiction: The Hunger Games

In less than a month I have read the entire Hunger Games trilogy and watched the first film for a third time. My head is now so full of this stuff that I have to give the trilogy its own post in my popular “social commentary” series. It has been a while since I have … Continue reading Social Commentary in Science Fiction: The Hunger Games

Character Feature: Katniss Everdeen

It’s a while since I’ve done one of these despite promising that you would get one every month… I think the last one was October 2012 when I did various portrayals of Satan in film. No matter, well overdue but I’ve now felt the need to do another one. In the last few weeks I … Continue reading Character Feature: Katniss Everdeen