The Pat Conroy Literary Center Book Club will read and discuss all twelve of Pat Conroy’s memoirs and novels in order of publication, Led by a guest discussion leader, these monthly gatherings are free and open to the public. Participants are asked to read the books before the meetings and to come prepared for discussion.
The eleventh Conroy Center Book Club meeting will be held at the Technical College of the Lowcountry’s MacLean Hall auditorium (bldg 12) and will feature a screening of the video recording of the Conroy Family Panel Discussion from the Pat Conroy at 70 Festival (October 2015) with Pat Conroy; Pat’s siblings Mike, Kathy, Jim, and Tim; Pat’s daughter Melissa; Pat’s wife Cassandra King Conroy; and moderator Walter Edgar. Following the video presentation, our book club discussion of The Death of Santini will be facilitated by Stephanie Austin Edwards, a Beaufort High School classmate of Pat’s, now an award-winning novelist and a frequent workshop instructor for the Conroy Center. No registration is required for this special event.