I came across an article yesterday entitled The Hunger Games is no Feminist Manifesto. Well, of course it isn't. It's a YA dystopian trilogy. However, that doesn't mean it does or doesn't have feminist themes, which I think is a topic worth considering. It has often been hailed as feminist because Katniss, the (female) protagonist, … Continue reading Is The Hunger Games Feminist?
The choice of whose perspective(s) from which to tell a story is something I positively agonise over, and something that I keep changing my mind about well into the writing. I'm currently about halfway through my rough draft. Most of it's from my protagonist's point-of-view, but a bit under a quarter of it is from … Continue reading Thoughts on Perspectives