Conquering The Hunger Games: Getting the most out of the hit books and movies (Cultural Affairs Committee)

A faculty presentation, Nov. 18, 7 p.m., Auditorium

Moderator and panel organizer: Michelle Laughran (History)

Presenters:

Dr. Joshua Schoenfeld (Psychology) - "Starved for Attention: Modern America's Hunger for the Eyeballs"

Dr. Katrina Hoop (Sociology) - "(Ameri)Panem Idol: Power, Mass Consumption and Inequality in The Hunger Games"

Prof. Mark Hibben (Political Science) - "Keeping the Districts Poor: Lessons from Contemporary Strategies of Development"

Prof. John Hufstader (Communications) - "Without Words: Telling the Visual Story in The Hunger Games Film"

Followed by Q&A. Campus "Hunger" contest winners awarded

Event is open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. FMI, 893-7939