SLU's Fall Literacy Institute: Mahogany L. Browne

Mahogany L. Browne is the Executive Director of JustMedia, a media literacy initiative designed to support the groundwork of criminal justice leaders and community members. This position is informed by her career as a writer, organizer, & educator. Browne has received fellowships from Agnes Gund, Air Serenbe, Cave Canem, Poets House, Mellon Research & Rauschenberg. She is the author of recent works: Chlorine Sky, Woke: A Young Poets Call to Justice, Woke Baby, & Black Girl Magic. Browne is the founder of the diverse lit initiative, Woke Baby Book Fair; and is excited about her latest poetry collection. I Remember Death By Its Proximity to What I Love is a book-length poem responding to the impact of mass incarceration on women and children). She is  based in Brooklyn and is the first-ever Poet-in-Residence at the Lincoln Center.


How To Pre-Order Signed Copies

PLEASE NOTE: Ms. Browne will not be able to sign books that are purchased during the day of the event. However, we would like participants to be able to pre-order books that can be signed by her the evening before the event and available for pickup during the Fall Institute.

If you want signed copies please do the following:

  1. Add your book selections to the Shopping Cart.
  2. In the Shopping Cart add your signature request for Ms. Browne in the "Gift Message" section. 
  3. At Checkout choose "Pick Up" at "6951 Olive"
  4. At Checkout use the following discount code: MBROWNESLU 
  5. Orders MUST be completed by October 6th.
  6. Pickup your order at the Eyeseeme Booth at the Fall Institute
  7. Call the store with any questions: (314) 349-1122