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4th Annual Lowcountry Book Club Convention

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

4th Annual Lowcountry Book Club Convention
Saturday, September 12, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Technical College of the Lowcountry, MacLean Hall
104 Reynolds Street, Bldg 12, Beaufort, SC

SAVE THE DATE for our 4th annual Lowcountry Book Club Convention, presented in partnership with NeverMore Books and the Technical College of the Lowcountry, and made possible by the generous support of the Pulpwood Queens Books Club.

This year’s event will feature New York Times best-selling authors Grady Hendrix (The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires) and Wiley Cash (The Last Ballad), along with therapist, actress, and author Ruthie Landis (Beyond the Book Club: We Are the Books We Must Read) and a discussion of authors and book featured in the Open Canon Book Club founded by Wiley Cash.

$10 admission includes access to all author events. $25 admission also includes a gourmet lunch catered by Debbi Covington.

A full schedule of events will be posted in June.

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ABOUT OUR PRESENTERS

Raised in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, novelist and screenwriter Grady Hendrix is the author of The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires. He is also the Bram Stoker Award-winning author of Paperbacks from Hell, and the Shirley Jackson and Locus Award nominated author of Horrorstör, My Best Friend’s Exorcism, and We Sold Our Souls, which have received critical praise from such outlets as NPR, the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, the A.V. Club, Paste, Buzzfeed, and more. He has contributed to Playboy, The Village Voice, and Variety.

Winner of the 2019 Pat Conroy Legacy Award of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance, Wiley Cash is the New York Times bestselling author of three novels, most recently The Last Ballad. He has led dozens of writing workshops around the country, and he has taught creative writing at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, the University of Louisiana-Lafayette, and Bethany College. He currently serves as writer-in-residence at the University of North Carolina-Asheville.

Award-winning workshop designer, body-centered psychotherapist and coach, writer, teacher, actress, and director Ruthie Landis has been designing powerful and interactive group experiences for over thirty years. Among the many disciplines she practices, she is a master of the Enneagram, and uses its wisdom in nearly every aspect of her creative, professional, and personal life. She is the author of Beyond the Book Club: We Are the Books We Must Read and Acting Lessons for Life: Play the Scenes of Your Life with Intention, Presence, and Pure Potential.

Details

Date:
September 12
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://lowcountrybookclub4.bpt.me/

Venue

Technical College of the Lowcountry
921 Ribaut Rd
Beaufort, SC 29902 US
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