One Year In: National Security in the Age of Trump As President Trump nears the first anniversary of his election, the College of Charleston Friends of the Library will host Peter Finn (National Security Editor of The Washington Post) and John Creed (CofC’s Professor of Political Science) for a wide-ranging conversation on the major foreign policy issues […]
Tuesday, April 12, Addlestone Library Special Collections, 6:00pm FOL Book Club: DuBose Heyward’s Porgy Moderated by Harlan Greene, Head of Special Collections Join the Friends of the Library for an exciting Book Club conversation with author and historian Harlan Greene, Head of Special Collections at the College of Charleston. We’ll be discussing DuBose Heyward’s novel Porgy, inspired […]
Tuesday, December 1, 6PM, Addlestone Library Special Collections Join the Friends of the Library for an exciting Book Club conversation with Dr. Nan Morrison. We’ll be discussing Edmund de Waal’s The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance. When world-famous ceramicist, Edmond de Waal, inherits a collection of 264 tiny Japanese wood and ivory […]
*Rescheduled due to weather. New Date: Thursday, October 22, 6PM, Old Charleston Jail, 21 Magazine Street The Friends of the Library hosts Professor Scott Poole for a very special Book Club – Vampira: Dark Goddess of Horror. This FOL Book Club will be moderated by the author and take place at The Old Charleston Jail, now […]
Chances are you’ve passed the house at 321 East Bay Street on your way to a downtown restaurant or to a performance at the Gaillard, but have you ever stopped to wonder about the history of this grand home? Situated on the Northwest corner of George and East Bay, this historic double house was built […]
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