Do Political Views of Fiction Authors Matter?

Recently, one of my former students came to me and asked for some book recommendations for over winter break because she had recently finished The Book Theif on my recommendation, and hadn’t been able to find anything that came close Read more ›

The Feminist Lens: The Hunger Games Trilogy

Image by GoodNCrazy via Flickr I’m sure by now you’ve all noticed I’ve been conspicuously absent these past few days (or maybe you’ve been busy enough with families and turkeys that my absence hasn’t really been noted).  I honestly haven’t Read more ›