The Resource A lowcountry heart : reflections on a writing life, Pat Conroy, (CD sound recording)

A lowcountry heart : reflections on a writing life, Pat Conroy, (CD sound recording)

Label
A lowcountry heart : reflections on a writing life
Title
A lowcountry heart
Title remainder
reflections on a writing life
Statement of responsibility
Pat Conroy
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Lowcountry Heart collects some of Conroy's most charming pieces of short nonfiction, many of them addressed directly to his readers with his habitual greeting, "Hey, Out There." Ranging across diverse subjects such as favorite recent reads, the challenge of getting motivated to exercise, and processing the loss of dearly missed friends, Conroy's lighthearted and eminently memorable pieces offer a unique window into the life of a true titan of Southern writing. In addition, A Lowcountry Heart also includes some of Conroy's most beloved speeches and interviews, a touching letter to his grandson, and a beautiful introduction from his widow, the novelist Cassandra King. Finally, the collection turns to remembrances of The Great Conroy, as he is lovingly titled by friends, including his eulogy"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3553.O5198
LC item number
A6 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Scott Brick
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
A lowcountry heart : reflections on a writing life, Pat Conroy, (CD sound recording)
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A lowcountry heart : reflections on a writing life, Pat Conroy, (CD sound recording)
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  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
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Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first letter: an opening to the light -- Surprises on the road -- The fire sermon: speech by Pat Conroy, delivered at Penn Center -- On the future of books -- My spooky life -- My blogging life -- The Boo's lambs gather in Charleston -- Hitch 22: a great memoir -- The night the band played the "Tennessee Waltz" -- The man who inspired My Losing Season left us too soon
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ocn951759748
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780735207851
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780735207837
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PRHA 5860
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Glen Ellyn Public LibraryBorrow it
      400 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn, IL, 60137, US
      41.8757019 -88.071214
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