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College of Arts & Sciences
Institute for Southern Studies


SC State Hospital

The South Carolina Lunatic Asylum and State Hospital: The First Hundred Years

Join us Wednesday, 1 February 2017 at 6PM, as College of Charleston emeritus professor of history Dr. Peter McCandless delivers a lecture on the history of the South Carolina Lunatic Asylum and State Hospital. Dr. McCandless is the author of Slavery, Disease, and Suffering in the Southern Lowcountry. His talk will be held in Discovery I (915 Greene Street), room 140 and is free and open to the public.