Our Secret Monstrous Obsession

Room 402/403 - Authors

Friday June 15, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm

Why are we so obsessed with monsters and the frightening in fiction and popular lore? Panelists discuss their favorite and fascinating monsters in YA books. Is there a dividing line between a hero and a monster, can a hero be monstrous and can a monster be heroic? Are monsters real - and are some real people monsters?