Spend an evening with award-winning author Preslaysa Williams

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From staff reports

USC Beaufort Center for the Arts welcomes Preslaysa Williams, an award-winning author of contemporary romance and women’s fiction with an Afro-Filipina twist.

Williams loves sharing her culture with her readers and will do just that at this special event at 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 13. The conversation and book signing will feature one of Preslaysa Williams’ highly praised novels, A Lowcountry Bride, released June 1.

Set in the South Carolina Lowcountry, A Lowcountry Bride is one of “21 Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2021” on Essence Magazine’s website and has been called an, “emotionally Stirring debut” by Oprah Daily.

In addition to being an award winning author, Preslaysa Williams is a professional actress.

Williams began acting at age 8, joining the Screen Actors Guild as a teenager when she co-starred on the Nickelodeon TV show, The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo.

More recently, Preslaysa has appeared on NBC’s award-winning show This Is Us and on Showtime’s Homeland. She also appeared in the film Last Moment of Clarity, which was released in 2020.

Books will be available for purchase at Center for the Arts and a meet-and-greet book signing will follow. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased online at www.uscbcenterforthearts.com or by calling 843-522-4145.

WANT TO GO?

What: A conversation, book signing with award-winning author and actress Preslaysa Williams.

When: 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 13.

Where: USC Beaufort Center for the Arts, 801 Carteret St., Beaufort.

Tickets: Tickets are $10 and may be purchased online at www.uscbcenterforthearts.com or by calling 843-522-4145.

Books: Books will be available for purchase at Center for the Arts and a meet-and-greet book signing will follow.