Emory Looks at Hollywood: Violence and "The Hunger Games"

By Stephen Beehler | Emory Looks at Hollywood | Nov. 20, 2013

In the latest episode of the Emory Looks at Hollywood series, Judith Evans Grubbs, Betty Gage Holland Professor of Roman History, looks at the use of violence as a peace keeping mechanism in "The Hunger Games" series and its roots in Roman culture.

The new Lionsgate film "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" is the second movie based on the Susan Collins' book trilogy of the same name.