Joseph A. Brown, S.J., is a native of East St. Louis, and a professor in the department of Africana studies at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. His writings include A Retreat With Thea Bowman and Bede Abram: Leaning on the Lord, and The Sun Whispers, Wait: New and Collected Poems (2009). 
Arts & Culture Poetry
Joseph A. Brown, S.J.June 04, 2020
Our scars pulse with the rage that cannot sound