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…
The Pat Conroy Literary Center is open to the public from Thursday through Sundays from noon to 4:00 p.m., and at other times by appointment.
Welcome! Our series of literary events and programs has begun and it is going full steam – see “Events” tab. And the PORCH TALK blog is open, so pull up a chair and join in the conversation. We hope you’ll stop by often. We want to hear from you.
The PAT CONROY LITERARY FESTIVAL web site will continue to be operational until the 2018 festival theme is announced – either click the button at the top or here…
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When: April 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Beaufort County Libraries, Hilton Head Branch
Pat Conroy (1945–2016) wrote that “the poets of the world occupy a place of high honor in my city of books.” Pat’s brother Tim, a poet and retired educator, explores Pat’s lifelong relationship with poetry as a reader, as a self-described failed poet, and as a writer who found a creative outlet for the rhapsody and rhythms of poetry in his iconic lyrical and descriptive prose...
Then join us at 6:00 p.m., also at the Hilton Head Branch Library, for the 5th Annual Kick-Start National Poetry Month Reading
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