Join us this time as we talk with Dr. David Lankes, the new Director of the School of Library and Information Science at the University of South Carolina. Katie, Pamela, and Dr. Lankes discuss libraries, where they are, what's happening now, and what we have to look forward to in the future. Dr. Lankes also shares some of his adventures from trips to memorable libraries around the globe.
Join us as we sit down with the SC Discus staff, Patricia Sinclair, Jessica Ogburn, and Linda Heimburger. We will explore a few of the many wonderful resources available in the South Carolina Virtual Library and learn a few tricks and tips for using some of the tools. Even Katie and I learned a few things during our short recording session.
Katie and Pamela talk with C. Hope Clark about her books and her writing experience. One thing is clear: no word is wasted during the writing process.
Pamela and Katie highlight some of the SC public libraries great programs seen on social media and share their interview from StoryfestSC with musical storyteller and author Jim Gill as he shares the love he has for his job and for summer reading.
Curtis Rogers and authors Sammy Fretwell, Emily Cooper, Ron Aiken, and editor Aïda Rogers join Pamela and Katie after the last spring session of the Speaker @ the Center for a chat about their new book, State of the Heart: South Carolina Writers on the Places They Love, Volume 2. Speaker @ the Center returns in the fall.
Guest Dr. Pat Feehan talks about the importance of summer reading and the South Carolina kickoff, Storyfest! To learn more visit StoryfestSC.org for more details. StoryfestSC is held every year on the first Saturday of June. This year, award winning authors Lauren Castillo and Jarrett Krosocska, and musical storyteller Jim Gill join the lineup along with local storytellers, Nia, Cocky, and the Clemson Tiger.