Cream City Live! April 2016


Thanks to everyone who came out for cream city Live! It was a great evening that allowed us to look back at the past 40 years and look forward to the future of the magazine.

Check out some of the photos from the event!



AWP 2016

Thank you to our friends at Writ Large Press for helping cream city review, Devil’s Lake, and Meridian put together an amazing offsite reading at Ham & Eggs Tavern!

We were so proud to invite contributors:

  • Sueyeun Juliette Lee
  • Matthew Olzmann
  • Vievee Francis
  • Tahnee Salkey
  • Michael Schmeltzer
  • Aimee Mepham

Special shoutout to Brittany Cavallero of Devil’s Lake and Emily Temple of Meridian.

Looking forward to another great event with this amazing group in D.C., AWP 2017!



ccr at the Voices of the Middle West Book Festival

cream city review will be at the Voices of the Middle West Book Festival taking place on March 12th on the Michigan University campus, presented by Midwestern Gothic. The festival starts at 10am. If you’re in the area, cream city would love to meet and talk with you. We also have issues of cream city review on sale, including our most recent issue which features a folio focused on writing by individuals affected by incarceration in the United States. We hope you can make it.

More information about the book festival can be found here.



Life After Cream City: A Professionalization Panel

Coming soon! A Professionalization panel featuring UWM and cream city review alumni. October 23rd from 4-6pm. Visit the Facebook event page here.

For more detailed information on those featured, click the poster for a larger view!


We hope to see you all there!