From the One-Mule Tenant Farmer to the Hillbilly Highway: How Librarians Can Support the White Working Class
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The following article presents an overview of the poverty and dispossession of the white working class in the twenty-first century. It explores the manner in which librarians’ diminished connection to labor and denigration of Trump voters are combining to erode the library mission of service to all. It concludes with suggestions for reconnection and renewal.
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Citation / Publisher Attribution
The Library Quarterly, v. 87, no. 3, p. 257-267.
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McCook, Kathleen de la Peña, "From the One-Mule Tenant Farmer to the Hillbilly Highway: How Librarians Can Support the White Working Class" (2017). School of Information Faculty Publications. 358.