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i remember death by its proximity to what i love most

A long-form poetic excavation of the reverberating impacts of mass incarceration on the lives of impacted communities, from Mahogany L. Browne.

In this long-form poem, award-winning poet Mahogany L. Browne excavates and interrogates the grief, shame, and silence that that surround America’s system of mass incarceration, which extend far beyond the prison walls. Here is a timely and personal intervention into a growing public conversation about the brutality and injustice of the US prison system, and its reverberating impacts.


Other books by Mahogany L. Browne

  • The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 2

    A BreakBeat Poets anthology to celebrate and canonize the words of Black women across the diaspora.