Elizabeth Catte is a public historian and writer who currently lives in the Shenandoah valley, Virginia. Her book What You’re Getting Wrong About Appalachia is out on 6 February from Belt Publishing.
Passive, Poor and White? What People Keep Getting Wrong About Appalachia
Co-published with The Guardian. To satisfy an elitist, narrative fetish about ‘Trump Country’, photographers from outside have long ignored my region’s diversity