Steven Stoll’s “Ramp Hollow” looks at the history of deprivation in the region.
Older women living in the most deprived areas of the U.S. Appalachia had higher rates of late stage breast cancer than women in more affluent areas, finds a new study in Health Services Research.
Steven B. Smith’s “Modernity and Its Discontents” is a survey of Western intellectual history from Machiavelli to Saul Bellow.
Steven Hahn’s “A Nation Without Borders” identifies conquest at home and abroad as a major theme in our history.
“Ghosts in the Hollow”, a short film by Jim Lo Scalzo about abandoned coal mining towns in Appalachia. via The Presurfer This is a blog post from Laughing Squid, subscribe via RSS, Email, Twitter, Facebook & Tumblr. Here are a few o...