Hamline University Common Read The 2016 Common Read is $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America by H. Luke Shaefer and Kathryn Edin. For more information, visit the book's website and resources page. Faculty Resources First-year Seminar Faculty and Campus Colleague Resources are available in Google Drive (Hamline login required). Common Read Fall 2016 Events "Faculty Perspectives on $2.00 a Day," September 15, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., ANDC 112 Interview and Q&A with Kathryn Edin and Luke Shaefer, September 29. 4:00-5:30 p.m., ANDC 304-305 Commitment to Community Lecture by Kathryn Edin and Luke Shaefer, September 29, 7:00 p.m., Hamline Church United Methodist "Poverty in St. Paul" Panel, October 4, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., ANDC 112 "Poor Kids" Documentary Screening and Discussion, October 18, 11:20 a.m.-12:40 p.m., ANDC 112 Recommended Reading and Viewing The Hamline CTL ScoopIt page features a curated collection of articles, videos, and other resources related to $2.00 a Day Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance (2016) White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg (2016) C-SPAN After Words featuring $2.00 a Day co-author Kathryn Edin (55 minutes, 2015) PBS NewsHour segment featuring $2.00 a Day co-author Kathryn Edin (8 minutes, 2015) PBS FRONTLINE documentary, "Poor Kids" (53 minutes, 2012) PBS FRONTLINE, NewsHour, and NPR Marketplace collaboratively reported video series, "How the Deck is Stacked: Getting Ahead in the New American Economy" Common Read Archives Visit the Common Read Archives to view past common read selections.