October 29, 2020
Dr. Curtis Rogers discusses the history of the South Carolina State Hospital with William Buchheit. William has worked as a journalist in the upstate of South Carolina for nearly two decades. He has won dozens of South Carolina Press Association Awards and was named the 2011 “Reporter of the Year” by South Carolina’s chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. He is also a part-time college English instructor and acclaimed wildlife photographer whose photos of the great white shark have been published by National Geographic and the Smithsonian. His book, The South Carolina State Hospital: Stories from Bull Street, was published by Arcadia Press this year.
Transcript of South Carolina State Hospital: Stories from Bull Street - Episode 127
October 19, 2020
Dr. Curtis Rogers discusses South Carolina pirates, Poe, and more with author Christopher Downey. Also known as “Captain Byrd”, Chris received his degree in History from Virginia Tech in 1995, and shortly after graduating began a career in the maritime industry. His most recent book is titled Edgar Allan Poe’s Charleston and he has authored two previous books on the history of piracy in South Carolina: Charleston and the Golden Age of Piracy and Stede Bonnet: Charleston’s Gentleman Pirate. A native of Virginia, he now lives in Charleston with his wife, Tina, and son, Sailor.
Transcript for From Pirates to Poe with SC Author Chris Downey - Episode 126
September 21, 2020
Dr. Curtis Rogers discusses writing and more with South Carolina author, Deb Richardson-Moore. She is the author of four fiction titles and a memoir, The Weight of Mercy, about her early years as a pastor at the Triune Mercy Center in Greenville, SC. Deb is a former national award-winning reporter for The Greenville News and is a popular speaker at book clubs, universities, and churches. Learn more about her latest novel, Murder, Forgotten, at her website.
Transcript of Murder, Forgotten - Deb Richardson-Moore - Episode 124
September 15, 2020
Dr. Curtis Rogers discusses writing and more with South Carolina author, Robbie Boman. Robbie is the author of Miracles of South Carolina, More Miracles of South Carolina, and Miracles of the Upstate. She has written for South Carolina newspapers and was an adjunct English instructor at North Greenville University. You can find Robbie's books available through your local public library or on Amazon.com.
Transcript of Miracles of South Carolina - Robbie Boman - Episode 123