LAWRENCE, Kan. - The film adaptation of Thomas Frank's best selling book: What's the Matter with Kansas? will be screened at Lawrence's Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts Avenue, from December 21 through the 30th.
Author Thomas Frank will appear at a screening on Saturday, December 26, 2009 at Liberty Hall. The screening will begin at 7:10 p.m. and Mr. Frank will appear afterwords to talk about the making of the film and to take questions from the audience.
Whereas the book What's the Matter with Kansas? explored the 2004 national election, the film explores the 2006 Kansas election and whether the religious right will continue to drive working and middle-class voters to the Republican Party, to vote against their own economic interests.