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University of Missouri

Missouri Crossroads

Mutti Burke’s interest in Missouri stems not only from being a native, but also from the unique place the state occupies in history. The variety of peoples and nations represented in Missouri has made it a crossroads of ideas.

On Slavery

Diane Mutti Burke
Assistant Professor, History
UM Kansas City

By Christina Andrade