UFL Reads! American History

Sometimes it’s easy to forget where we’ve been and to remember our past. Join UFL Reads! as we explore nonfiction titles highlighting significant periods in American History.

Sunday, March 24 • 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
MacFarlane-Hood Reading Room

Join us when UFL Reads! discusses
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl
by Timothy Egan

Author Egan turns reporter as he brings the era of the Dust Bowl to life, highlighting communities and presenting portraits of families who lived through ecological disaster on the plains of America.

To find out more about the Dust Bowl, view this recent PBS series or the pictorial history based on it:

The Dust Bowl: An Illustrated History
by Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan

The Dust Bowl
Ken Burns PBS series on DVD

Upcoming UFL Reads!

April 28
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
by Doris Kearns Goodwin