Meet the USC Upstate Authors Friday at Hub City Bookshop

September 30, 2013 at 10:15 am

Meet the authors of “Recovering the Piedmont Past,” during a reception from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4 at Hub City Bookshop, 186 W. Main St., Spartanburg.

The book explores the history of South Carolina’s upcountry. The essays in the collection provide a look at life  in the upstate during the 19th century.

Contributors to the book explore the history of education, post-Civil War occupation by Union troops and the complex dynamics of lynch mobs in the late 19th century.

Wine and light refreshments will be served.

The event is sponsored by the University of South Carolina Upstate’s College of Arts and Sciences.