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Calling All NE Kansas Authors!

We’re all about connecting readers and writers, and now NE Kansas authors can easily submit their work for consideration for inclusion in our Local Indie Author Collection.

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KPR’s Points of View: Taxing the System

How does cutting taxes affect the wellbeing of our state’s budget?

On ThursdayJan 26, Kansas Public Radio’s Statehouse Bureau Chief Stephen Koranda will moderate a panel discussion from 7-8:30 PM in the Auditorium on the pros, cons, and philosophy behind the Kansas tax experiment.

Wild Adventures Grounded in the Historical Roots of Kansas

Lawrence author George Frazier celebrates the wilderness he finds in Kansas, lyrically linking the present with the past in his new book The Last Wild Places of Kansas: Journeys Into Hidden Landscapes. Read More..

I Was A Revolutionary Presents a Kaleidoscope of Kansas History

Lawrence native Andrew Malan Milward has combed through Kansas history for all the secrets, idiosyncrasies, and forgotten moments of our state. With this trove of knowledge, he didn’t try to write a textbook or manifesto; instead, he created a work of short stories, speaking of the lives of Kansans, some historical, and some imagined.

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Getting Versed in Kansas Poetry: Five Questions with Eric McHenry, Kansas Poet Laureate

Language lovers of all ages are in for a treat this Thursday night: Eric McHenry, the current Kansas Poet Laureate, will be speaking at a special free event in the library auditorium at 7:00 pm. Read More..