The Library of Congress is in the process of upgrading portions of the website, and some media files may be temporarily unavailable. Work is expexted to be completed by May 2016. If you have specific questions please Ask a Librarian.
TITLE: Pat Conroy
SPEAKER: Pat Conroy
EVENT DATE: 2003/10/04
RUNNING TIME: 42 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Speaker Biography: Pat Conroy wrote and published his first book, "The Boo," while still a student at the Citadel in Charleston, S.C. He has since written five bestselling novels including "The Water is Wide," "The Great Santini," "The Lords of Discipline," "The Prince of Tides" and "Beach Music." His most recent book, "My Losing Season," is a nonfiction account of his life as an athlete at the Citadel. He lives in South Carolina with his wife, author Cassandra King.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2003