Augusta University welcomes renowned authors Patrick Phillips and Drew Lanham as the keynote speakers for the 2017 Sand Hill Writers Series. This free seminar will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Oct. 23 on the Summerville Campus in the Jaguar Student Activities Center Coffeehouse.
Lanham, a native of Edgefield, SC and an Alumni Distinguished Professor of Wildlife Ecology at Clemson University, is the author of “The Home Place”, a memoir of his experiences with nature, family, love, and black identity in the South.
Phillips, an award-winning author of three books of poetry and one of translation, is the author of the nonfiction piece “Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America”, which chronicles the story of Forsyth County, GA, once called the “whitest county in America.”
For more information, call 706-737-1500.