Posted on 08/14/2018 at 09:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
David Joy is once again writing about the rural South, but this time, it’s fictional.
Last year, he published a celebrated essay called “Digging in the Trash,” about the caricaturization of poor southerners.
Now, his new novel focuses on the aftermath of a tragic hunting accident in Appalachia, while portraying the region’s culture with accuracy — and respect.
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