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Loving and Losing Pat Conroy

Beach Music by Pat Conroy was the first modern adult novel I remember reading. I was a teenager, and I’d ...

A Morning At the Decatur Book Festival

What do you do if given only a few hours to explore a book festival? 600 authors, blocks of booths, ...

Literary Tourism: Lowcountry Literary Roadtrip

I grew up all over the country as a military brat, but the first time I spent any significant amount ...

100 Must-Read Works of Southern Literature

A Riot reader from the Midwest was so intrigued by my love letter to Flannery O’Connor, she tweeted me and asked ...