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Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
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February, 2017 > Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

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Lily (joy1) | 709 comments Some links (haven't explored these yet myself):


"A conversation with J.D. Vance, the reluctant interpreter of Trumpism: The author of Hillbilly Elegy on why Trump won, how elites helped, and what we miss about social mobility."

http://www.vox.com/2017/2/2/14404770/...

"Bangert: ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ for a condescending campus: Some advice about the ‘smug’ and the ‘elite’ from best-selling author J.D. Vance hit close to home at Purdue"

http://www.jconline.com/story/opinion...

"J.D. Vance talks about the working class" (At Yale)

http://yaledailynews.com/blog/2017/02...

"The Lives of Poor White People" (New Yorker Magazine)

http://www.newyorker.com/culture/cult...

Books of The Times: "In ‘Hillbilly Elegy,’ a Tough Love Analysis of the Poor Who Back Trump"

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/11/bo...


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