A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
J. D. Vance
From a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of Americas white working classHillbilly Elegy is a passionate and personal analysis of a culture in crisisthat of white working-class Americans. The decline of this group, a demographic o...
I came away with new insights into the multifaceted cultural and family dynamics that contribute to poverty. – source
A very well-written book. The whole thing is a critique of individual decisions. – source
Oct 16, 2017Read @JDVance1 Book @HillbillyElegy. Simply brilliant. A must for every international liberal born into relative privilege. – source
Aug 08, 2017I've just finished this book. Well worth the read. Go raibh maith agat Shannon. – source
Aug 13, 2016Audio version of Hillbilly Elegy, read by author @JDVance1, was ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️. Human, perceptive, loving, well-told. – source