Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir Of A Family And Culture In Crisi

Price (incl. all taxes) :
Rs 1,600
items left

Out of stock

Product Location:Bagmati - Kathmandu Inside Ring Road
Estimate Shipping Fees
Be the first to like this product

Seller information

Member since 2017-03-22
Available payments
Cash on Delivery
Return Policy
Returns accepted within 3 days, only for damaged or wrong products. We offer returns Free of Cost for size issues and damaged or wrong products. Returns will be offered in the form of product exchange or cash refund when exchange is not possible. Returns can be initiated either from your Kaymu Account or by calling our Customer Service Team at 9801 292929.

Product Details

The best book about the alienation within america’ evening standard
The memoir gripping america vividly articulates the despair and disillusionment of blue-collar america’ sunday times
Hillbilly elegy’ is a passionate and personal analysis of a culture in crisis―that of white working-class americans. The decline of this group, a demographic of our country that has been slowly disintegrating over forty years, has been reported on with growing frequency and alarm, but has never before been written about as searingly from the inside. J. D. Vance tells the true story of what a social, regional, and class decline feels like when you were born with it hung around your neck. 
The vance family story begins hopefully in post-war america. J. D. ’S grandparents were “dirt poor and in love, and moved north from kentucky’s appalachia region to ohio in the hopes of escaping the dreadful poverty around them. They raised a middle-class family, and eventually their grandchild (the author) would graduate from yale law school, a conventional marker of their success in achieving generational upward mobility. 
But as the family saga of hillbilly elegy plays out, we learn that this is only the short, superficial version. Vance’s grandparents, aunt, uncle, sister, and, most of all, his mother, struggled profoundly with the demands of their new middle-class life, and were never able to fully escape the legacy of abuse, alcoholism, poverty, and trauma so characteristic of their part of america. Vance piercingly shows how he himself still carries around the demons of their chaotic family history. 
A deeply moving memoir with its share of humour and vividly colourful figures, hillbilly elegy’ is the story of how upward mobility really feels. And it is an urgent and troubling meditation on the loss of the american dream for a large segment of this country.
 J. D. Vance 
0.30 kg

Customer Questions

Be the first to ask a public question about this item and help the community!


Khullam Khulla: Rishi Kapoor Uncensored
3 days ago
Sampurna rai
Rich Dad Poor Dad
21 days ago
rai depeswar
An Unsuitable Boy
1 month ago
Have't read yet!
Report this item