August 9th, 2009


"Contemporary Young Adult Dystopias" at WorldCon 2009

Today as part of the Academic Track at Worldcon 2009, I am giving the presentation "Anticipating Worlds Gone Wrong: Contemporary Young Adult Dystopias." For those attendees and others who may be interested, I am posting the bibliography of primary and secondary sources used to prepare my talk.

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I will be posting additional reports from WorldCon 2009 soon! Thank you for reading.

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