Creative Writers Series: Mahogany L. Browne

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Watch via YouTube Live

Browne is a writer, organizer and educator. She is the interim executive director of Urban Word NYC and poetry coordinator at St. Francis College. Browne has received fellowships from Agnes Gund, Air Serenbe, Cave Canem, Poets House, Mellon Research and Rauschenberg. She is the author of “Chlorine Sky” (2021), “Woke: A Young Poets Call to Justice” (2020), “Black Girl Magic” (2020), “Woke Baby” (2018) and “Kissing Caskets” (2017). Browne is also the founder of Woke Baby Book Fair (a nationwide diversity literature campaign); and as an Arts for Justice grantee, is completing her first book of essays on mass incarceration, investigating its impact on women and children. She lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Upcoming Creative Writers Series talks:

  • 6 p.m. April 12: Debra Magpie Earling

For more information, contact Chelsea Ratzlaff at

Sponsored by: WSU Vancouver College of Arts and Sciences; WSU Vancouver Library; WSU Vancouver Council on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion; WSU Vancouver Office of Student Equity and Outreach; WSU Vancouver Office of Academic Affairs; WSU Tri-Cities Writing Center; WSU Common Reading Program; Associated Students of WSU Vancouver; and Landscapes, The Student Literary Journal.

Event accessibility

If you have a disability that requires special materials, services or assistance, please complete the online accommodation request form as soon as possible to help us better understand your specific needs. If you have additional questions, contact the Access Center at 360-546-9238 or