The Roanoke Times Editorial On What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia

"If you read 'Hillbilly Elegy,' J.D. Vance’s best-selling memoir of growing up in Appalachia, you are probably morally obligated to read the new book that is a withering response to it. 'What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia' by Elizabeth Catte, a historian from the Shenandoah Valley, is an angry little book, although from Catte’s viewpoint, she has a lot to be angry about."


Read the full editorial here.

Older Post Newer Post