Cream City Review Live

Thursday, April 18 2019 7:00 PM

Hefter Center
3271 North Lake Dr.

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Please join us for a literary reading with Gail Aronson, Lenea Grace, and Rosebud Ben-Oni to celebrate the talented writing in UWM’s national literary journal, Cream City Review . Refreshments served at 7pm, Reading at 7:30pm.

Gail Aronson’s work recently appears or is forthcoming inDenver QuarterlyNat. Brut, Midwestern Gothic, The Adroit Journal, The Offing, and elsewhere. She is a fiction editor for Omnidawn Publishing and she lives and works in Pittsburgh.

Lenea Grace is the author of A Generous Latitude (ECW Press, 2018) and her work has appeared in The Walrus, Best New Poets, The Malahat Review, The Fiddlehead, and elsewhere. Lenea is the 2017 winner of The Walrus Poetry Prize Readers’ Choice Award for her poem “Echo”. She lives in Gibsons, BC, Canada.

Rosebud Ben-Oni is a recipient of the 2014 NYFA Fellowship in Poetry and a 2013 CantoMundo Fellowship. Her work appears in POETRY, The American Poetry Review,, The Poetry Review (UK), Tin House, among others. Her poem “Poet Wrestling with Angels in the Dark” was commissioned by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York City, and published by The Kenyon Review Online. She writes forThe Kenyon Review blog. Find her at

Eat Local::Read Local

Tuesday, April 23 2019 7:00 PM

Pizza Man
2597 North Downer Ave


Since 2008, UWM English Department’s Eat Local:: Read Local has been celebrating the partnerships between local restaurants and poets from Milwaukee and Madison, WI.

United We Read: Brenda Cárdenas, Jenni Moody, Kathryne David Gargano, Beatrice Szymkowiak

Thursday, April 11 2019 7:00 PM

Material Studios
207 E. Buffalo St., #600

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United We Read is Plan C’s student-faculty reading series that takes place in venues throughout the community. This edition takes place at Material Studios and features Brenda Cárdenas, Jenni Moody, Kathryne David Gargano, and Beatrice Szymkowiak.