The Iowa City Book Festival is organized by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature. Iowa City is one of just 11 Cities of Literature in the world, and the Iowa City Book Festival celebrates books and writing by leveraging the unique mix of local resources that helped to earn that designation.
As Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses fast approach, the Iowa City Book Festival will add to its traditionally strong slate of fiction and nonfiction with a focus on books and authors that explore the realm of presidential politics. The festival will be held Oct. 1-4, 2015. Authors who address two of the biggest issues facing our country […]
Bryan Stevenson, executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative and author of the New York Times bestselling book, Just Mercy, will appear at the Iowa Memorial Union at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 4. The event will be free and open to the public. Stevenson will appear as part of the Iowa City Book Festival, presented by the […]