Pat Conroy Literary Center Book Club: The Great Santini, with Discussion Leader Tim Conroy
Poet and retired educator Tim Conroy will lead a book club discussion of Pat Conroy's third book, The Great Santini, published in 1976 and adapted for film. Free and open to the public, this event will be held at the Pat Conroy Literary Center. Advance registration required; seating is limited.
As this is an interactive book club discussion event, participants are asked to read the book beforehand. Copies are available for purchase at the Conroy Center and at Beaufort's independent bookstore, NeverMore Books, the Beaufort Bookstore, and McIntosh Book Shoppe.
ABOUT THE GREAT SANTINI
Step into the powerhouse life of Bull Meecham. Hes all Marinefighter pilot, king of the clouds, and absolute ruler of his family. Lillian is his wifebeautiful, southern-bred, with a core of velvet steel. Without her cool head, her kids would be in real trouble. Ben is the oldest, a born athlete whose best never satisfies the big man. Bens got to stand up, even fight back, against a father who doesnt give innot to his men, not to his wife, and certainly not to his son. Bull Meecham is undoubtedly Pat Conroys most explosive charactera man you should hate, but a man you will love.
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