On his recent tour of Australia, Joe Bageant was interviewed the Australian Broadcasting Company’s Steve Austin at the Brisbane Writers Festival. One-hour video.Continue reading
Joe Bageant is on a two-week tour of Australia and New Zealand where he is talking about his new book, Rainbow Pie: A Redneck Memoir, a new release by Scribe Publications.Continue reading
Joe Bageant will be on a two-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, starting 27 August 2010. He will talk about his new book, Rainbow Pie: A Redneck Memoir, to be released by Scribe Publications in Australia and New Zealand during his tour. At two writers’ festivals, Joe will also discuss his first book, Deer Hunting with Jesus: Dispatches from America’s Class War.
Here’s one of the early reviews of Rainbow Pie: “An amazing read. What Harper Lee had to hide behind fiction to write, Joe Bageant has done straight-up, with all the bones showing. This is a majestic work.” — Bob Kincaid, Head-On Radio Network.
Joe Bageant is on a two-week tour of Australia, promoting his book Deer Hunting with Jesus, at the invitation of his Australian publisher, Scribe Publications. One of his many stops was at the Network Ten studios for a great interview on the show 9am with David and Kim.Continue reading
A six-page excerpt from Deer Hunting with Jesus: Dispatches from America’s Class War is available in PDF format and can be downloaded from ColdType.net.Continue reading
Joe Bageant says America is not a middle class nation, but rather “a working class nation, the foundation of which is that three quarters of Americans who do not go to college — the NASCAR loving, church-going, gun-owning America who have never set foot in a Starbucks.”Continue reading
As the guest of Prof. Linh Dinh, of the University of Pennsylvania, Joe Bageant will speak in Philadelphia next Tuesday. The event is free and open to the public.Continue reading
Anyway, many friends and readers will notice that the title has changed to Deer Hunting With Jesus: Dispatches From America’s Class War. The original title was Drink, Pray, Fight, Fuck: Dispatches From America’s Class War.Continue reading
Here is the dust jacket drawing for my book, Drink, Pray, Fight and Fuck, to be published next year by Crown, a division of Random House. The artist is Mike Caplanis, who has been called one of America’s finest caricaturists.Continue reading
Rachel Klayman has gotten in on the class act. The Crown editor has bought the primevally titled DRINK, PRAY, FIGHT, FUCK: Dispatches from America’s Class Wars, which blogger Joe Bageant fills with observations and tales of how most Americans really spend their lives.Continue reading