Megan Phelps-Roper is a writer and activist. Formerly a member of the Westboro Baptist Church, she left the church in November 2012, a process she examines in her book, Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church. An educator on topics related to overcoming ideological extremism and improving communication across religious and political divides, Phelps-Roper lives in South Dakota with her husband, Chad, and daughter, Sølvi.
“Unfollow: Reflections on Statewide Conversations about the 2020 One Book South Dakota - Megan Phelps-Roper in Conversation with Laura Floyd”Friday, Oct 2 : 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmVIRTUAL
Fiction, Poetry, South Dakota AuthorsBloomsbury's Late Rose
Non-FictionWinning Westeros: How Game of Thrones Explains Modern Military Conflict
History, South Dakota AuthorsThe First Strike: Doolittle Raider Don Smith
Non-FictionIt's My Country Too: Women's Military Stories from the American Revolution to Afghanistan