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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

College Libraries | Give To What You Love

Posted on 22 January 2019 | 2:54 pm

Show your Library love this Valentine’s Day with Give To What You Love! With five different initiatives across the College Libraries, there’s an opportunity for all alumni, parents, students, faculty, … Read More

The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture is proud to announce new philanthropic support of its historic building and collections named in memory of College of Charleston … Read More

SOLD OUT | Swamp Fox: The Real Story of Francis Marion

Posted on 11 January 2019 | 3:34 pm

Tuesday, Feb. 12 | 6:00 p.m.  Charleston Library Society | SOLD OUT   Join the College of Charleston Friends of the Library and author John Oller to explore the real … Read More