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The Art of the Wasted Day
Listen to Maureen Corrigan’s review
from NPR’S Fresh Air:
(Anyone here reading or finished this book?
I appreciate the Sabbath-like dimensions of this idea,
but do wonder the degree of privilege it takes to waste a day — or substantial portion of it?)
The author of the book that we covered in our latest feature review:
Why Should the Devil
Have All the Good Music?
Larry Norman and the Perils
of Christian Rock
Gregory Alan Thornbury
What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia
“Many journalists and pundits refer to J.D. Vance’s memoir Hillbilly Elegy for a better understanding of the people who live in the Appalachia region. That doesn’t sit well with historian Elizabeth Catte, so she wrote her rebuttal in What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia.”