Christopher Williams

Christopher Williams

Assistant Professor

TH 383

Chris McAllister Williams (PhD University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2018; MFA Columbia College Chicago, 2010) teaches classes in poetry, game writing, and the avant-garde. His research interests include procedurally-generated storytelling, aleatoric creative practices, and the intersection between poetry and games. His work has appeared in Gulf Coast, Copper Nickel, Bayou Magazine, and elsewhere.  Along with Dr. Bryan Carr and Dr. Juli Case, he co-directs the Center for Games and Interactive Media. His website is


“Turnbuckle” Gulf Coast. Vol. 29, No. 2, 2017,
“It’s August & Feels Like It” Still: The Journal, vol. 21, 2016,
“Advent” Lime Hawk, Vol. 7, 2015,
“Universal Design,” “Landscape with Alchemist” Columbia Poetry Review, Vol. 24, 2011,