Mtn. Talk: Jessie Wilkerson & Appalachian Women in Social Justice Movements

In this episode we hear from Jessie Wilkerson: Assistant Professor of History and Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi, and author of the book "To Live Here You Have to Fight: How Women Led Appalachian Movements for Social Justice." Wilkerson talks about growing up in east TN, and she delves into her book sharing stories of some of the eastern KY women she features, including: Eula Hall, Bessie Smith Gayheart, and Minnie Lunsford.