Book Review: The Band by Christine Ma-Kellams

By: Alanda Jackson   Former Cream City Review contributor Christine Ma-Kellams' latest novel, The Band, is a satirical page-turner that explores K-Pop, cancel culture, and fandoms. In this novel, we meet Duri, one of five members of The Band, everyone’s latest K-pop...

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Friday Flashback: Ted Kooser – Fireflies

In the lead-up to our 50th Anniversary next year, Cream City Review is revisiting work in our Archives. Below is one from Ted Kooser, Pulitizer Prize winner, former U.S. Poet Laureate, and one of the great living writers of contemporary poetry. This poem would go on...

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In Conversation with Coby-Dillon English

By Jacob Collins Have you ever wondered what your relationship with someone would be like if you had met them at a different time in your life? Coby-Dillon English explores this idea in their short story, “First Date, Last Night”, which appears in the latest issue of...

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