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College Libraries Closed | MLK Day 2020

Posted on 17 January 2020 | 11:34 am

The College Libraries will close on Monday, January 20, 2020, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, January 21. For up-to-date … Read More

The Lowcountry Digital History Initiative’s (LDHI) latest free exhibition, The Stono Preserve’s Changing Landscape, explores the archaeology and history of a single geographic space in the South Carolina Lowcountry—a nearly … Read More

Charleston’s historic Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church has donated thousands of condolence letters to The South Carolina Historical Society (SCHS). “Easily thousands of letters,” said Celeste Wiley, Visual Materials Archivist … Read More

Join Assistant Professor Matthew Cressler for a discussion and preview of his upcoming Spring 2020 course, “Black Religion and Black Nationalism from Slave Rebellions to Black Lives Matter.” This lecture introduces … Read More

Join TheWashington Post‘s Peter Finn for a look at the dramatic story of Gertrude Legendre, a South Carolina heiress who joined the OSS and became the first American woman in … Read More

Three sisters from the South wrestle with orthodoxies of race, sexuality, and privilege. Join National Humanities Award–winning historian Jacquelyn Dowd Hall on October 2nd as she discusses her new book, … Read More

Sept. 9 | Breaking the Code of Charleston

Posted on 6 August 2019 | 12:11 pm

Who wrote the pseudonymous slave narrative, Before the War and After the Union (1914) and why does it matter Most of  all, how does learning about the author’s true identity unfold a … Read More

College Libraries Closed July 4, 2019

Posted on 3 July 2019 | 12:45 pm

The College Libraries will be closed on Thursday, July 4, for Independence Day. Normal library hours will resume on Friday, July 5. For the most up-to-date hours, click here.  

PRIDE | LGBTQ Project Exceeds $25,000 Challenge

Posted on 13 June 2019 | 1:15 pm

The College Libraries are pleased to announce the successful match of a $25,000 challenge gift for LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry, a project dedicated to collecting and sharing the stories … Read More

Rotunda | Paradise Pavilion

Posted on 11 June 2019 | 1:12 pm

Now on display: the Paradise Pavilion, a 12-sided, plywood and aluminum installation, designed by New World Byzantine’s Andrew Gould, which folds in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic theological and architectural traditions. … Read More