Memphis Magazine September 2012


Budget cuts are hampering MATA's innovative plans to add new passengers. more

Oct 8, 2012 1:33 PM Columns

The school merger will require more than just platitudes to be successful more

Oct 8, 2012 1:28 PM Columns

Man with a plan: Opera Memphis director Ned Canty

photograph by Larry Kuzniewski

Ned Canty's vision for a brand-new Opera Memphis more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Arts


photograph by Kyle Kurlic

This foodie never doubted he could make it as a chef. more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Dining Out

Vance Lauderdale's Mid-South Travel Guide more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Ask Vance

Former bandmates regroup to experiment with a brand-new sound. more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Arts

Jim Duncan, executive director of hte Memphis Botanic Garden, takes a break in the shade of a favorite tree, a Chinese chestnut.

photographs by Amie Vanderford

No horticulture experience? No problem. Jim Duncan's "green thumb" nurtures the bottom line and keeps this garden growing. more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Great Homes


illustrations by Tyler Hildebrand

What really happened in the Trinity Commons parking lot? more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Longform

Mindy and G. Frank Roberts

photoraphy by Jonathan Postal

Mindy and G. Frank Roberts have made their collection of businesses along Central Avenue the centerpiece of Midtown's antiques district. more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Arts

Craig Claiborne gets his due in a first-time biography. more

Oct 1, 2012 12:05 AM Arts

Autumn brings the welcome return of intense jewel-toned colors. Hues are saturated and paired with neutrals or another striking shade. The neon brights of spring have faded into moodier tones that ... more

Sep 5, 2012 4:05 PM Style

 A note from Kenneth Neill, Publisher/Editor: I’m telling everyone I know to take a close look at this month’s Memphis cover story, “A Killing in Cordova.” Authored by native Memphian Graham Hi... more

Sep 5, 2012 4:04 PM Features


illustration by Matt Wiseman

University of Memphis football begins anew this month. And things have never looked brighter. more

Sep 5, 2012 3:50 PM Columns

Derek Markel

photographs by Justin Fox Burks

An Italian trattoria in an unlikely spot mixes hearty and affordable fare with traditional flavors. more

Sep 5, 2012 3:34 PM Dining Out