Local book events, March 10-16

March 10, 2013 

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“LET’S TALK ABOUT IT: MODERN AMERICAN POETS”: The series concludes with William Carlos Williams from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Kershaw County Public Library, Camden branch, 1304 Broad St., Camden. Call (803) 425-1508.

BOOK SIGNING: Matt and Ted Lee will sign copies of their book “Charleston Kitchen” on Friday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Books-A-Million at the Village at Sandhill, and from 5:30-7 p.m. at Books on Broad, 944 Broad St., Camden. Call (803) 713-7323.

BOOK LAUNCH: June M. Gardner’s book “The Sojourners” spans nearly 1,000 years and traces the travels of the Russ family. The book focuses on Edward Jones Russ, who is the great-grandfather of Gardner’s husband. The event is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday at Cross Central Church, 1773 W. Main St., Lexington. Call (803) 520-9177.

SPEAKER AT THE CENTER SERIES: Hosted by the South Carolina State Library’s Center for the Book, USC Press and Hub City Press, the series takes place during lunch and features a variety of authors. Discussions are from noon-1 p.m. at the South Carolina State Library, 1500 Senate St. Upcoming discussions include Eric Emerson, March 21; Susan Tekulve, April 18; Aida Rogers, Cindi Boiter, Ceille Baird Welch and Billy Deal, May 16; and Tom Polland and Phil Sawyer, June 20. Call (803) 734-8666.

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