Timely Reading


Earlier this week, I read J.D. Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy (2016), not only because everyone is talking about it but also because I am teaching an Advanced Composition class on community and place. Vance’s depiction of a particular community in the Midwest/Appalachia was helpful for me as I’m thinking about teaching my course.



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