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Malls of Memphis

In Podcast by Rebecca Phillips0 Comments

In this episode of Memphis Type History: The Podcast, we talk about the history of a few malls in Memphis, how they started and what they’ve become. We also include some hopeful future news. Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Podbean | Google Play In this episode, we talk about the history of malls generally, but also specifically how Memphis malls …

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The Mall of Murder? Really?

In South Memphis by Rebecca Phillips3 Comments

Source: mallofmemphis.org Though I have lived in Memphis for a good many years, I was never present during the days when the Mall of Memphis was in operation. And every time someone has referenced the Mall of Memphis, the term “Mall of Murder” is announced. This fetches a moment of curiosity each time. How does a huge successful mall perish? …