Grappling With Dark Agonies Amid Natural Beauty During Missouri’s Bicentennial

Flatland interviews UMKC History professor

“Missouri was born in the midst of controversy about slavery and its extension into the West,” said Diane Mutti Burke, a professor of History at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, who served as a consultant on, “Struggle for Statehood,” a traveling exhibit that is scheduled to be installed in Lee’s Summit in September. Read the full article.

Mutti Burke was also interviewed by KCUR about Missouri's Bicentennial.

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Published: Aug 10, 2021

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