Paranormal Romance: Kick Ass Heroes and Heroines

Literary Room 3 (350C)

Sunday June 19, 2016 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

We’re long past the time of the stupid heroine who Bella’s her way through an adventure. Nowadays, readers want sexy, smart, powerful and empowered heroines to grace the pages of their favorite books. How did this transition occur? Why do women want their characters to, for example, be the rescuers and not the rescued?