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'Thao's Library': How Two Women A World Apart Formed An Unbreakable Bond

Fifty years after US troops landed in Vietnam, a 24-year-old victim of Agent Orange and an American struggling with depression create a life-changing bond. 

Guests:

  • Elizabeth Van Meter, writer and producer of "Thao's Library."
  • Cynthia Haines, film critic for KCUR

Thao's Library is now showing at AMC Town Center 20. For movie showtimes, click here.

When I host Up To Date each morning at 9 a.m., my aim is to engage the community in conversations about the Kansas City area’s challenges, hopes and opportunities. I try to ask the questions that listeners want answered about the day’s most pressing issues and provide a place for residents to engage directly with newsmakers. My email is steve@kcur.org.