2011 April The Archives

Sarah Darer Littman
Monday 25 April, 2011

#4 Fireside Chat: Welcome to Panem

YA author Sarah Darer Littman tells us about her “Politics of Mockingjay” essay, two middle school teachers share their experiences with The Hunger Games, and the Panem October Gamemakers threatens to silence us.


Dayo Okeniyi is Thresh
Friday 22 April, 2011

#3.5 Fireside Chat: Thresh and Rue and Prim -- Oh, My!

In another emergency Friday night episode, we gush about the latest round of casting and welcome Amandla, Dayo, Jack, Leven, and Willow to the Hunger Games community.


Adrienne Kress
Monday 18 April, 2011

#3 Fireside Chat: Decadence, Before Its Inevitable Decline

Author Adrienne Kress explains why decadence will always face an inevitable decline, and extra hopefuls Deitre, Cathy, and Caitlyn share their open casting call experiences.


The Girl Who Was on Fire
Monday 11 April, 2011

#2 Fireside Chat: In Nina We Trust...Maybe

Kat Rosenfield from MTV’s Hollywood Crush, Jennifer Canzoneri of Smart Pop Books, and bestselling author Jerome Preisler share their thoughts on The Hunger Games and the latest movie news.


Jennifer Lawrence is Katniss
Monday 04 April, 2011

#1 Fireside Chat: Pilot

Meg and V. share the story behind their extraordinary map of Panem, Jennie Duke gives us an Aussie perspective, and we react to the recent casting of Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth.