The Hunger Games: fiction that brings out racist, sexist reality

Too big.

I haven’t read The Hunger Games or seen the movie yet, but I’m soaking up lots of sociological analyses and outraged reactions on teh Internets. A story about a fictional, horrendous society seems to be spurring reactions that highlight real-world heinousness. First, I read that some people consider Jennifer Lawrence to be ‘too big’ to … Continue reading The Hunger Games: fiction that brings out racist, sexist reality