St. Bonaventure has chosen the nonfiction book “The Boys in the Bunkhouse: Servitude and Salvation in the Heartland” by alumnus Dan Barry, ’80, as its common read for 2016-2017.
This All Bonaventure Reads selection explores how and why 32 men with mental disabilities came to live in an Iowa schoolhouse, woefully underpaid, physically and emotionally abused, and nearly forgotten for many years.
The Men of Atalissa, produced by The New York Times video journalist Kassie Bracken and columnist Dan Barry, and edited by John Woo.
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