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A little bit about our contest judges.

Tom Williams


Tom Williams is the author of The Mimic’s Own Voice, a novella published by Main Street Rag Publishing Company, in 2011. His short fiction, essays, and reviews have appeared in such journals as Barrelhouse, Bellingham Review, The Collagist, RE: AL, and Smalldoggies. The Chair of English at Morehead State University, he is also an associate editor of American Book Review. In 2013, Curbside Splendor will publish his first novel.


Rebecca Hazelton


Rebecca Hazelton is the author of Fair Copy (Ohio State University Press, 2012), winner of the 2011 Ohio State University Press / The Journal Award in Poetry, and Vow, from Cleveland State University Press. She was the 2010-11 Jay C. and Ruth Halls Poetry Fellow at the University of Wisconsin, Madison Creative Writing Institute and winner of the “Discovery” / Boston Review 2012 Poetry Contest. Her poems have appeared in AGNI, The Southern Review, Boston Review, and Best New Poets 2011.



Winner’s will receive a $1,000 prize and featured publication in our Spring 2013 issue.

Prize submissions must be typed, double-spaced (poetry may be single-spaced), and include the author’s name and address.  Simultaneous submissions are acceptable as long as cream city review is notified in the event the manuscript is accepted elsewhere.

All submissions must received by December 31, 2012.


Send your submission along with a $15 (per story/3-5 poems) check or money order to:

cream city review
c/o UWM Department of English
PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Please email any questions to info@creamcityreview.org

Best of luck, everyone!

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