Local Professors Write History of the Upstate

October 2, 2013 at 9:53 am

An associate professor at the University of South Carolina Upstate has helped to write the history of the upcountry.

Paul Grady is one of the editor’s of a book released in September, “Recovering the Piedmont Past: Unexplored Moments in Nineteenth Century Upcountry South Carolina History.”

The book was featured in an article by the Herald-Journal. Read more here.

Grady, along with co-editor Melissa Walker, a faculty member at Converse College, will be on hand to launch the book Friday at Hub City Bookshop in downtown Spartanburg. The event begins at 4:30 p.m.

The 230-page book

The University of South Carolina Upstate ha