Bill Gleason, Professor, English Department, and Acting Director for the Program in American Studies, discusses the monumental growth of Young Adult (YA) literature and its success as a crossover genre, with "The Hunger Games" trilogy a prime example of this popular phenomenon in appealing to both adult and youth readers.
Event Date: February 25, 2012
Program: Alumni Day
Series: Alumni Day 2012
Topic(s): Literature, Arts & Culture