Author V. Arrow graduated from Knox College in 2008 with degrees in history and creative writing, specializing in 20th-century pop culture and young adult lit. Under another name, she has previously published at Pop Matters, The One Love, Tommy2.net, and The Hollywood Reporter.
From the creator of the most well-known fan map of Panem comes an unofficial guide to Suzanne Collins’ bestselling Hunger Games series. Writing with an engaging blend of literary insight and true fan passion, Hunger Games fan academic and seasoned media writer V. Arrow brings Panem to life, from how Panem could have evolved from the America we know today to textual clues as to socioeconomics, ethnicity, culture, sexuality, and more in the districts and the Capitol. Her companion is the perfect way for fans to go deeper into the Hunger Games while they wait for the release of the second film in 2013.
The Panem Companion includes a full lexicon of character name etymologies.