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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."

"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"

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

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

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

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