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Flaming Moderate

21 February 2024

Join Bo Roberts as he shares stories from his new book, Flaming Moderate. This book takes you on an unforgettable journey through Bo’s life, from confronting the harrowing experience of a Ku Klux Klan cross burning in his own front yard to navigating the aftermath of Martin Luther King’s tragic assassination. It’s a story of passion and reason, showcasing the extraordinary efforts of individuals working together to address global, national, state, and local challenges. The book is brimming with highly-praised, published columns that dive deep into issues, both large and small, which are crucial for anyone passionate about improving their community, state, and nation.

Bo Roberts is making a special offer for the pre-sale of his new book, Flaming Moderate. ETHS Members and Friends can use code FLAMINGETHC and receive 20% off. Visit https://www.flamingmoderatebook.com/ to order now.

About the speaker:

Bo Roberts has served as a newspaper editor, vice president at the University of Tennessee, chief of staff for Tennessee governor Bufford Ellington, and as president of the 1982 World’s Fair. Most recently, Mr. Roberts founded and currently serves as managing partner of the strategic marketing and planning company, Roberts Strategies, headquartered in Nashville.

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February 21
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


East Tennessee History Center
601 S Gay St
Knoxville, TN 37902 United States
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(865) 215-8830