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Our cream city Live! event was wonderful. Thank you to all who made it out to celebrate the imminent release of our fall 2016 issue. And special thanks to Jenny Johnson, Rachel Kincaid, and Timothy Yu!
You can pre-order the Fall 2016 40.2 issue here.
Friday, October 21st, 7:00-9:00pm
Located in the Student Union’s Fireside Lounge
2200 East Kenwood Blvd,
Milwaukee, WI 53211
UW-Milwaukee’s own cream city review is excited announce its cream city LIVE! event, featuring readings by three distinguished authors.
We will be featuring redings by:
TIMOTHY YU is the author of the poetry collection /100 Chinese Silences/, out now from Les Figues Press, as well as the chapbooks /Fifteen Chinese Silences/ and /Journey to the West/. His poetry has appeared in /Cordite/, /Kartika Review/, /Lantern Review/, /Mantis/, /Poetry/ and /SHAMPOO/. He teaches English and Asian American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. http://www.timpanyu.com/
JENNY JOHNSON is the author of the poetry collection /In Full Velvet/, forthcoming from Sarabande Books. Her work has appeared in /Best American Poetry 2012/, /Los Angeles Review of Books Quarterly/, /New England Review/, and /Troubling the Line: Trans & Genderqueer Poetry & Poetics/. She teaches writing at the University of Pittsburgh. http://www.jennyjohnsonpoet.com/
RACHEL KINCAID is the Senior Editor at autostraddle.com. Her work has appeared in /The Awl/, /Chariton Review/, /Jezebel/, /Strange Horizons/, /The Wide Net/ and /Writer’s Digest/. She currently lives in Milwaukee.http://rachel-kincaid.com/
Look for the upcoming release cream city review Fall Issue 40.2!
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!