April 2014

In This Issue

Willy Bearden

Images from one of Memphis’ best-known filmmakers.

Taboo Topic

Nobody likes to talk about it, but our community needs frank and informed dialogue about sex.

School Daze

In 2014, Memphis faces a turning point in the way it educates its children.

Memphis Goes to Downton Abbey

A special celebration at Highclere Castle in England with the Simpsons.

Tidbits: Skewer

Waiting for Godot with John Ford

Now out of prison, the flamboyant state senator and scion of Memphis' most prominent political clan probes his chances for a comeback.

The Real McCoy

A prominent dealer of fine French antiques moves to Memphis.

Crane Company

The Crane Company and Collins Chapel.

Thirty-Eight Special

With spring comes yet another birthday for Memphis magazine.

Q&A: Barrie Wexner-Wurzburg of Joseph

“Memphis” magazine sits down with the president of Joseph in Memphis.

Don’t Think Twice; It’s All Right

How I almost changed Furry Lewis’ life.

Body, Mind, and Spirit

Reaching out from the city’s heart, the Salvation Army Kroc Center touches the whole person.

Family Flavor

Frank Grisanti celebrates 26 years serving heart-warming Italian crowd pleasers at Embassy Suites.

Self-Made Man

The life and times (and music) of William Alexander Chilton.

Capital Thrill: Nashville

Discovering Nashville’s lesser-known treasures.