Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  • Book launch at Parnassus: The Worried Wiseman With author/illustrator Susan Eaddy November 5, 2022
  • Book Launch at Parnassus: The Worried Wiseman With Author/illustrator Susan Eaddy November 5, 2022
  • 2022 SCBWI Midsouth Conference With award-winning author Adib Khorram's opening keynote, we gathered together again for the first time in two and a half years.
  • The book store, provided by Parnassus, was well-stocked with titles by Midsouth members and conference faculty.
  • Winner of the 2021 Crystal Kite Award, Rita Lorraine Hubbard speaks at the Gala dinner.
  • “Most Publishable Manuscripts” Honorees Diane Telgen – for Our Friend Oxygen (Picture Book) Patricia Wiles – for Mama’s Iron Skillet (Picture Book)
  • “Most Publishable Manuscripts” Honorees   Susan Burdorf – for The Resurrectionist King (Middle Grade)   Lisa Clow – for Astrid and the Endless Spring (Middle Grade)
  • “Most Publishable Manuscripts” Honorees   Nichole Robinson – for The Incredible Genius of Kye “the Eye” (Middle Grade)   Erica Rodgers – for Lady of Steel and Straw (Young Adult)
  • Illustration Portfolio Honorees   Taylor Ackerman   Emilie Gill
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.