Clarence Brown

A portrait-style photograph of author Clarence Brown. He is relaxed and smiling.

Clarence Brown is a recovering addict who is now making a career of helping other addicts in Baltimore. He speaks and reads from his writings at venues such as the Eubie Blake Center and the Baltimore Museum of Art as well as in various community organizations. A longtime poet, Brown completed the novel NEEDS as part of a fiction-writing course at Johns Hopkins University.