Friday, October 25, 2019

Kansas City Boozy Ladies Remembered

The book seems a lot more fun than PC "woke" write-up given that the history of hard drinking "crazy little" Kansas City women is the anthem of this town. Still worth a look . . . Checkit:

Kansas City Historian's New Book Counts 440 Saloons, 900 Brothels And Thousands Of Vigilant Women

In her telling of Kansas City history, writer Karla Deel made room for people and topics she says wouldn't have a place in other history books - "vulnerable voices that are often hushed," she calls them.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I like Karla and will say nothing bad about her even though I have like a thousand negative things to say about everything. She's great