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Speaker @ the Center to Feature Author Eric Morris

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Speaker @ the Center to Feature Author Eric Morris

Join us on Thursday, February 25, from noon to 1:00 p.m. for Speaker @ the Center, featuring author Eric Morris. Jacob Jump, the dark and meticulously crafted first novel from Eric Morris, follows a weeklong ill-fated boating trip down the Savannah River from Augusta, Georgia, to the lighthouse at Tybee Island.

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SC State Library and SC Center for the Book to Sponsor Megan Shepherd Author Talk

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Join us at the Deckle Edge Literary Arts Festival on Saturday, February 20, at 12:30 for an hour with author Megan Shepherd.  This session is free and open to the public and will be held at the Agape Conference Center, 1620 Main Street, Columbia, SC.

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State Library Announces StoryfestSC 2016 Summer Reading Kick-Off Lineup

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The sixth-annual statewide summer reading kickoff presented by the South Carolina State Library will feature award winning author/illustrators Jarrett Krosoczka and Lauren Castillo on Saturday, June 4, 2016.

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Deckle Edge Literary Festival Announces Schedule of Workshops

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Making use of both local talent and skills from afar, the new Deckle Edge Literary Festival announces an ambitious roster of writing workshops for poets and writers of all levels, even including a family-oriented session focusing on reading

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Free Author Talk and Book Signing

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FREE AUTHOR TALK AND BOOK SIGNING - Wednesday, January 20. Elizabeth Cassidy West and Katharine Thompson Allen, On the Horseshoe: A Guide to the Historic Campus of the University of South Carolina | USC Press. The comprehensive history of the original campus structures and the people who lived and worked there. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

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Speaker @ the Center to Feature Author Angela Williams

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Join us on Wednesday, December 9 from noon to 1:00 p.m. for Speaker @ the Center, featuring author Angela Williams. Hush Now, Baby (Texas Review Press) is the story of how a little white girl climbed out of an uneasy childhood in the segregated South…on the backbone of a black woman who loved her unabashedly. A host of African-American women permeated Southern families.

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Caroliniana Digital Collections Inspire New Book of Poetry and Prose from South Carolina Authors

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"Found Anew: Poetry and Prose Inspired by the South Caroliniana Library Digital Collections" is an anthology of new poetry and prose from writers with strong ties to the Palmetto State that creatively engages with historical photographs found in the digital collections of the University of South Carolina's South Caroliniana Library.

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