The Pat Conroy Literary Center has been designated a Literary Landmark by American Library Association. Click here to see the press release on this wonderful recognition… Also the American Writers Museum recognizes our center as an affiliate. Click here for the press release on this great honor…
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The Pat Conroy Literary Center is open to the public from Thursday through Sundays from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Other times available by appointment.
When: July 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Pat Conroy Literary Center
The fourth Conroy Center Book Club meeting will be led by Citadel English professor Sean Hueston as we discuss Pat Conroy's second novel, The Lords of Discipline, published in 1980 and later adapted for film...
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When: July 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: USCB Hilton Head Campus -Hilton Head, SC
The author of The Prince of Tides, The Great Santini, and The Water Is Wide, Pat Conroy (1945–2016) is synonymous with the lowcountry. Jonathan Haupt will discuss Conroy’s love of reading—focusing on the importance of his mother Peggy Conroy in fostering Pat’s love of reading...
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