Library Archives For Friends of the Library

Dear Friends, Like many of you, the Libraries are diligently monitoring local developments regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our students, … Read More

March 9 | Humanity in the 21st Century

Posted on 26 February 2020 | 10:16 am

The 2020 Faculty Lecture Series presents “Humanity in the 21st Century” by Dr. Brian Bossak, School of Education, Health, and Human Performance Humanity in the 21st century faces novel and … Read More

E pluribus unum and the national unity it promised has been haunted throughout American history by its twin, E pluribus pluria. Dr. Michael Lee, Associate Professor of Communications and Director … 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

Wednesday, May 15 | 6:00 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art In 2009, the Gibbes collaborated with artists Juan Logan and Susan Harbage Page to examine the Gibbes collection and … Read More

Join Assistant Professor Nathaniel Walker on April 9 for the final program in the Spring 2019 Faculty Lecture Series. The design of architecture and urban design are often imagined as … Read More

March 5 | The Slave-Trader’s Letter-Book

Posted on 4 February 2019 | 10:43 am

The Slave-Trader’s Letter-Book: Charles Lamar, the Wanderer, and Other Tales of the African Slave Trade Tuesday, March 5 | 6:00 p.m. Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library Rm. 227. | FREE … Read More

Tuesday, Jan. 29 | 12:00 pm | Addlestone Library Rm. 227 | FREE The College of Charleston Friends of the Library and Honors College present the inaugural event of the … Read More