The Kansas City Public Library coordinates this book group in partnership with The Kansas City Star. FYI Book Group discussions will be published in summary form in a later edition of The Star’s FYI section.
Dates, times, and locations of discussions vary. Selected titles are listed approximately one month prior to each group meeting.
RSVPs are required. Email us to reserve a copy of the book.
CURRENT FYI SELECTION:
by Megan Phelps-Roper
DISCUSSION DATE & LOCATION:
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Kansas City Public Library - Central Library, 14 W. 10th St. Kansas City, MO 64105 (map)
Copies of the book will be provided for participants in advance of the discussion date. RSVPs required. Phelps-Roper will join the group via Skype.
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Read more in the Star:
Megan Phelps-Roper, coming to KC, left her Westboro family but still craves their love
Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church
Megan Phelps-Roper visited the Library on Oct. 30, 2019, to discuss the incendiary Westboro Baptist Church, her onetime embrace of a role as one of its most visible spokespersons, and her decision in November 2012 to break away – all detailed in her new memoir Unfollow. You can watch video from her appearance, or listen to audio from the program.
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