Appalachia On Mother Jones

Appalachia On Mother Jones "Best of" List

December 21, 2018

It's that time of year when lists rule supreme. Movies, sports moments, music, news stories, etc. Literary-themed lists are always our favorite, especially when one of our books makes the list! Elizabeth Catte's What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia is in good company on this Mother Jones "best of" list.

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What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia Selected as a Top Title of 2018

What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia Selected as a Top Title of 2018

November 26, 2018

Amanda Nelson selected What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia as one of the top books of 2018. She discusses this title along with others she selected during a segment of NPR's On Point. The program also lists "best of" book selections from other guests as well as listeners.

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What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia On Gift List

What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia On Gift List

November 24, 2018

The Marco Eagle ran a substantial list of reading options that make good gift ideas this holiday season, and Elizabeth Catte's What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia made the cut in the "General Non-Fiction" category.

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What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia on Skokie Library Staff Pick List

What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia on Skokie Library Staff Pick List

November 19, 2018

What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia has been included on Skokie Public Library's list of 2018 Staff Picks: Nonfiction. "I wanted an antidote to J.D. Vance and his dominant narrative about the white working class voters of Appalachia, and luckily, historian Elizabeth Catte wrote a slim volume that counters it powerfully ..."

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Appalachia Chosen As Open Cannon November Selection

Appalachia Chosen As Open Cannon November Selection

October 31, 2018

Elizabeth Catte's What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia has been chosen as Wiley Cash's Open Canon Book Club's November selection! In addition to showcasing talented, diverse voices, he wanted to choose authors who would enjoy engaging with club members. Membership is free and open to all.

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Elizabeth Catte The Dig Podcast

Elizabeth Catte The Dig Podcast

September 20, 2018

The Dig, is a podcast from Jacobin magazine that discusses politics, criminal justice, immigration and class conflict with smart people.

The latest Dig episode welcomes Elizabeth Catte who discusses with host Daniel Denvir, topics in her books (What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia and 55 Strong: Inside The West Virginia Teachers' Strike) and beyond.

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Elizabeth Catte OVEC Talk

Elizabeth Catte OVEC Talk

September 18, 2018

Elizabeth Catte was scheduled to give the keynote speech at The Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition's annual meeting on September 15, 2018, but Hurricane Florence had other plans.

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Elizabeth Catte's Blount County Visit Coverage by The Daily Times

Elizabeth Catte's Blount County Visit Coverage by The Daily Times

September 07, 2018

Blount County's The Daily Times recapped Elizabeth Catte's September 4 appearance at the Blount County Public Library.

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The Millions Includes Mention of What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia

The Millions Includes Mention of What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia

September 06, 2018

The Millions included What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia in a recent piece titled, "Stories Bad and Good: Understanding Appalachia Through Reading."

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Elizabeth Catte's in UT's Daily Beacon

Elizabeth Catte's in UT's Daily Beacon

August 31, 2018

The Daily Beacon, University of Tennessee's newspaper, recapped Elizabeth Catte's August 30 lecture at the East Tennessee History Center.

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What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia Reviewed by Chapter 16

What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia Reviewed by Chapter 16

August 23, 2018

Elizabeth Catte's What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia was reviewed in Chapter 16, a site created by Humanities Tennessee.

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The A.V. Club Is Reading What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia

The A.V. Club Is Reading What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia

August 06, 2018

The A.V. Club's monthly book club "What Are You Reading This Month?" has What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia front and center of their August list.

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