No, the brooms don’t fly. And if you want to get really technical about it, they’re actually spare lacrosse sticks. But that hasn’t stopped students from joining Northeastern’s intramural quidditch league, which is holding its semifinal and final games on Saturday morning in Cabot Cage. “I was like, ‘Oh my gosh, this would make my…
The film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ “The Hunger Games” dominated the box office this weekend, netting more than $155 million in its first three days in theaters. We asked English professor Kathleen Kelly, who teaches classes that cover book-to-film adaptations and plans to see “The Hunger Games” this week, about what makes a successful movie version of a work of popular literature.