Books by South Carolina authors.
Read poetry, folklore, and ghost stories from South Carolina.
SC Poet Laureates
Poetry & Storytelling
- SC Poetry
Learn more from the Poetry Society of South Carolina.
- Tabu Hazel
Listen to "Superwoman" a spoken word poem by Tabu Hazel.
- Brer Rabbit Stories
These stories about Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox are traditionally told aloud.
South Carolina Stories & Language
- Spoken Gullah
Learn about the Gullah language and hear an example of spoken Gullah.
- Gullah Folktales
Check out these Gullah Tales for folk tales in the Gullah language.
- Lizard Man: Ghosts and Legends
Watch a video about the Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp, said to inhabit areas of swampland in and around Lee County.