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Poets and writers invited to submit work to Fall Lines – a literary convergence

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Poets and writers are invited to submit previously unpublished poetry, essays, short fiction and flash fiction to volume two of Fall Lines — a literary convergence. While the editors hope to attract the work of poets and writers from the Carolinas and the Southeastern U.S., acceptance of work is not dependent upon residence. Submissions will be accepted through March 1, 2015.


Wild Dunes Author Event Featuring Pat Conroy and Cassandra King


January 10, 2015 at Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms, SC.

9th Annual Wild Dunes Club Author’s Event: Featuring Pat Conroy and Cassandra King! 
Saturday, January 10, 2015 Sweetgrass Pavilion
4-5 p.m. Cocktail hour, silent auction and book signing
5-6 p.m. Panel discussion
6 p.m. Book signing


Richland Library to Host Local Author Showcase

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It's an explosion of local literary talent! This year's showcase brings you more than 100 South Carolina authors!

From picture books and poetry to thrillers and histories, there will be something for every age and interest. This is a great opportunity to meet real authors, discover your next good read, and stock up on holiday gifts.


Speaker @ the Center to Feature John Warley

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Join us for an author talk and book signing by John Warley, for his novel, A Southern Girl. The worlds of privilege and poverty collide in this moving tale of adoption, identity, belonging, dedication, and love. Warley’s novel is published by USC Press.

When: Thursday, December 4 from noon – 1:00 p.m.