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Author Jesmyn Ward to Speak at CBU, Along with Month-long Memphis Reads Programming

CBU News | Sept 2016

2018 Memphis Reads Sponsors



Memphis Reads 2018 is supported by Presenting Sponsor International Paper, with additional support from the
Tennessee Arts Commission, South Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and Follett.
Memphis Reads is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee and is funded, in part, by a grant from South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Tennessee Arts Commission.

Memphis Reads Partners

Christian Brothers University

Rhodes College

Memphis Public Libraries

Friends of the Library

City of Memphis, Parks & Neighborhoods Division

Pink Palace Museum and Planetarium

University of Memphis

Shelby County Schools

Facing History and Ourselves


Southwest Tennessee Community College

Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum