Memoir on Appalachia introduced at WVU

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A recent book regarding the life of Appalachia was recently released and many have responded.

The book, Appalachian Reckoning: A Region Responds to Hillbilly Elegy, was introduced to the public at West Virginia University College of Arts.

This controversial memoir was discussed in a panel form from those most involved with the making of the book, including editor Anthony Harkins.

“We’re having a launch launch event for our book, Appalachian Reckoning: A Region Responds to Hillbilly Elegy, I think the goal is to introduce the book to the audience and to also let them have a sense of what it’s all about because we have some of the uh the co-editors as well as some of the contributors here,” said Harkins.

  For more information about the memoir you can find it at https://wvupressonline.com/node/774. 

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