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Afternoon Book Group - Hillbilly Elegy By J. D. Vance
Thursday, December 13, 2018, 2:00 PM until 3:30 PM
Silver Spring Library
900 Wayne Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Arts & Entertainment
is not Required
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis is a memoir by J. D. Vance about the Appalachian values of his upbringing and their relation to the social problems of his hometown. He writes about a family history of poverty and low-paying, physical jobs that have since disappeared or worsened in their guarantees, and compares this life with his perspective after leaving that area and life.
RSVP not required. The book will be available for checkout from the library reserve shelf. The library is wheelchair-accessible.