James Brooks, professor at UC Santa Barbara, reads from his latest book, Mesa of Sorrows: A History of the Awat’ovi Massacre. New York Times reporter and columnist, Dan Barry, reads from his book, “The Boys in the Bunkhouse.”

The Iowa City Book Festival is a six-day celebration of books, reading and writing. It is organized by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature.

Recorded on October 8, 2016 at the Iowa City Public Library.