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UW-Madison accepting suggestions for next year’s Go Big Read (Daily Cardinal: November 15, 2017)

Go Big Read looking for book suggestions in 10th year of program (Wisconsin State Journal: November 15, 2017)

Experts discuss race, addiction, in regards to controversial Hillbilly Elegy (Daily Cardinal: October 9, 2017)

Professors discuss political, social, public health implications of 2017 Go Big Read book (Badger Herald: October 9, 2017)

Go Big Read author allows politics to get between storytelling (Daily Cardinal: October 9, 2017)

People love or hate ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ come hear what the experts say about it (Cap Times: October 7, 2017)

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Go Big Read Event will be Oct. 9 (Inside UW-Madison: October 5, 2017)

Go Big Read pick sparks discussion of poverty in America (Badger Herald: September 20, 2017)

UW-Madison’s Go Big Read book proves controversial (Daily Cardinal: September 18, 2017)

Expert Panel will Discuss Go Big Read’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ (Inside UW-Madison: September 14, 2017)

Summer Reading Books: The Ties That Bind Colleges (New York Times: July 1, 2017)

New Go Big Read looks to prompt discussion on psychological impact of life in poverty (Badger Herald: May 4, 2017)

Go Big Read selects ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ for 2017-18 (University of Wisconsin-Madison News: May 2, 2017)

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ selected as 2017-’18 Go Big Read book (Daily Cardinal: May 2, 2017)

Go Big Read seeking book submissions featuring contemporary issues (UW-Madison News: December 14, 2016)