You’re Invited to a Launch Party!

From author Angela Williams, an invitation to all LILA members to join the Lowcountry Book Launch for Hush Now, Baby this Thursday at 130 Daniel River Dr., Daniel’s Landing Clubhouse, Daniel Island. See below for details and visit www.angelaWwilliams.com for more info!

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Save the Date: Tuesday, May 12 Reading with Allegra Jordan!

Thanks to all who attended Saturday’s Indie Published Writers Workshop. Speakers Michael Hurley, Kelly Owen and Sherry Dixon did an amazing job and presented a wealth of information! NEXT UP! LILA is hosting a very special event at 7:00 p.m. on May 12 in the sanctuary of the Circular Church, 150 Meeting St., a reading […]

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Thanks to all who helped sell out the Young Playwrights Fundraiser!

This in from local playwright Thomas Heath: “Because of everyone who packed the house this Friday & Saturday, Threshold Repertory Theatre was able to raise the entire budget for this coming year’s Young Playwrights Program… Thank you for showing that the ARTS MATTER to our next generation of writers! “One of the highlights had to be […]

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A Big Week of Reading and Writing Events!

In case you haven’t taken a look at the LILA Calendar recently, there are several events coming up this week! March 17: Readings at Circular Church What do an Irish Bishop from Charleston who undertook a secret Civil War mission to the Vatican, a daughter whose wing man on the Natchez Trace was her 80-year-old […]

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Academy of Authors to Host 2015 Induction Ceremony

The South Carolina Academy of Authors will honor writers Dorothea Benton Frank, William Ioor, Bret Lott, and Marjory Heath Wentworth on April 11 at 6:00 p.m. at The Citadel’s Riverview Room in Charleston, S.C. The academy, which is devoted to the identification, recognition and promotion of the state’s distinguished authors and emerging writers, annually honors […]

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LILA Presents: Newly Published Works from Charleston-Based Authors on March 17!

Join us at the Circular Church at 150 Meeting Street in Charleston on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 6:30–8:00 p.m. and kick off St. Patrick’s Day in literary STYLE! What do an Irish Bishop from Charleston who undertook a secret Civil War mission to the Vatican, a daughter whose wing man on the Natchez Trace was […]

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LILA Presents Newly Published Works from Charleston-Based Authors

LILA Presents Newly Published Works from Charleston-Based Authors What do an Irish Bishop from Charleston who undertook a secret Civil War mission to the Vatican, a daughter whose wing man on the Natchez Trace was her 80-year-old father, and a compilation of the best literary reviews in the Lowcountry have in common? They are all […]

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Tri-county Literary Celebration

The inaugural Tri-county Literary Celebration (TLC) and kick-off event for Berkeley Reads aims to recognize published authors residing in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties, foster interest in the arts, increase the number of avid Lowcountry readers, and connect writers and readers of all ages with published authors. Over 100 authors have been invited to meet […]

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Don’t Miss Our First LILA Author Reading of 2015: Words That Make a Difference

Come on out for an evening of fun and camaraderie at LILA’s first 2015 author reading, featuring authors and works that speak to today’s relevant social issues. Meet and hear from authors Matt Foley, JoAnn Simson, Dr. Penny Travis and Angela Williams! PLUS, if you’re a LILA member and would like to read something; everyone is […]

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Horrorstör Book Signing at Blue Bicycle Books October 18th!

Book Signing at Blue Bicycle Books Sat., Oct. 18, 5 – 7 pm Charleston native Grady Hendrix will sign copies of  his novel, Horrorstör. (Quirk Books, pb., 256 pp. $15). A traditional haunted house story in a contemporary setting (and full of current fears), Horrorstör comes conveniently packaged in the form of a retail catalog, complete with […]

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