By Nick Simson


Annals of the Former World

John McPhee


Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia

Steven Stoll


Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life

Karen E. Fields and Barbara J. Fields


The State of Jones: The Small Southern County That Seceded...

Sally Jenkins and John Stauffer


What You Are Getting Wrong about Appalachia (None)

Elizabeth Catte


The Fire Next Time

James Baldwin


Thick: And Other Essays

Tressie McMillan Cottom


Lower Ed: The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the...

Tressie McMillan Cottom


Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

David W. Blight


Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

Matthew Desmond