Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  • Virtual  School Visits presented by Midsouth Authors and Illustrators
  • Congratulations to our 2021 Mentoring Pairs:   Young Adult – Amy Aiken, mentored by Sharon Cameron – Kathryn Huber, mentored by Sheba Karim   Middle Grade – Laura Ayo, mentored by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb – Neena Phan, mentored by Tracy Barrett   Picture Book – Elayne Crain, mentored by Jessica Young – Linda Kartoz-Doochin, mentored by Rita Lorraine Hubbard – Mason, mentored by Jessica Young   For more information about the 2021 SCBWI Midsouth Mentorship Program, click here.
  • Introducing the first ever SCBWI Midsouth Critique Seminar Series! An online event aimed at providing professional critiques alongside seminars on how to put those critiques to best use! This seminar series goes beyond a paid critique experience mirroring that of our Fall Conference. We want to give members an immediate opportunity to see growth!   For Pricing and Important Dates, see links in sidebar!
  • Copies of Ty the Quiet Giraffe, illustrated by SCBWI Midsouth member Barbara Ball, are displayed in the front window for book launch at Parnassus in Nashville.
  • Book launch at Parnassus for Ty the Quiet Giraffe, with illustrator Barbara Ball
  • Browsing the bookstore at the 2019 SCBWI Midsouth Fall conference (bookstore provided by Parnassus)
  • Participating in the Author/Illustrator Panel at 2019 SCBWI Midsouth conference were (L to R) Dave Connis, Rita Lorraine Hubbard, Alice Faye Duncan, Mary Reaves Uhles, Patsi Trollinger, and Lynda Mullaly Hunt. Susan Eaddy was the moderator.
  • Paricipating in the Agent/Editor/Art Director panel at the 2019 SCBWI Midsouth Conference were Cate Hart, Mekisha Telfer, Tiffany Liao, Eric Smith, Allison Taylor, Tamar Mays, Stephani Stilwell, and Molly O'Neill. The moderator was Molly McCaffrey (not pictured).
  • Jessica Young and Kristin O'Donnell Tubb present
  • Attendees all dressed up in their finest Steampunk attire at the 2019 SCBWI Midsouth Fall Conference Gala Dinner
About Midsouth

The Midsouth Region serves SCBWI members who live in Kentucky and Tennessee. We have an active agenda of programs, events, and services to support our professional growth. 

SCBWI-Midsouth logo by Susan Eaddy, Copyright © SCBWI-Midsouth.