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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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