On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Cassandra King will be at Belfair Plantation Club at noon as a part of USCB’s Lunch with Author Series.
Cassandra King, “the Queen of Southern storytelling,” is the author of six award winning six novels, numerous short stories, essays and articles. Her most recent book, “Moonrise,” is her literary homage to Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier and has been described as “her finest book to date. Recently, King has lovingly penned the introduction to her late husband Pat Conroy’s collection of writings entitled “A Lowcountry Heart: Reflections on a Writing Life” to be released Oct. 25, 2016. The new volume gathers letters Conroy wrote about subjects ranging from favorite books to the deaths of friends. There are also interviews, speeches, magazine articles, and a handful of Conroy’s short nonfiction pieces, as well as tributes from Conroy’s many friends and a personal essay by King about their life together.
Tickets are $42 and includes lunch. For more information or to get tickets, go to uscbcenterforthearts.com.