Awarded "Best of Philly 2012" for Literary Activity
The Philly Pigeon Poetry Slam Featuring Mahogany L. Browne Friday, March 2nd at PhilaMOCA
Mahogany L. Browne is an alum of The Cave Canem, Poets House, Serenbe Focus, and author of several books including Redbone (nominated for NAACP Outstanding Literary Works), Dear Twitter: Love Letters Hashed Out On-line, recommended by Small Press Distribution & About.com Best Poetry Books of 2010. Mahogany is the author of illustrated book Black Girl Magic (Roaring Press/Macmillan) & co-editor of forthcoming anthology The Break Beat Poets: Black Girl Magic.
She is an Urban Word NYC Artistic Director (as seen on HBO’s Brave New Voices), founder of Women Writers of Color Reading Room, Programming for [email protected] and facilitates performance poetry and writing workshops throughout the country. Browne is also the publisher of Penmanship Books, the Nuyorican Poets Café Friday Night Slam curator and recent graduate from Pratt Institute MFA Writing & Activism program.