Centropolis

Centropolis is an ongoing conversation about ideas, books, characters, and the absorbing issues of our times. The title comes from William Gilpin, a 19th-century mapmaker and early booster of Kansas City, who believed that civilization’s capital would be an area of greater Kansas City he called Centropolis. Each week, the host of Centropolis, Kansas City Public Library Director Crosby Kemper III,

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Video thumbnail: Centropolis Centropolis: Whitney Terrell

Centropolis

Centropolis: Whitney Terrell

Crosby Kemper III interviews author Whitney Terrell.

26:31

Centropolis: Whitney Terrell

26:31

Video thumbnail: Centropolis Centropolis: Candice Millard

Centropolis

Centropolis: Candice Millard

Crosby Kemper III interviews author Candice Millard.

27:12

Centropolis: Candice Millard

27:12

Video thumbnail: Centropolis Centropolis: David Von Drehle

Centropolis

Centropolis: David Von Drehle

Crosby Kemper III interviews David Von Drehle, editor-at-large for TIME magazine.

26:58

Centropolis: David Von Drehle

26:58

Video thumbnail: Centropolis Centropolis: Mike Allen

Centropolis

Centropolis: Mike Allen

Crosby Kemper III interviews former Politico writer Mike Allen.

26:57

Centropolis: Mike Allen

26:57

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