DeNeen L. Brown
Staff Writer

DeNeen L. Brown is an award-winning staff writer at The Washington Post.

Brown has covered night police, education, courts, politics and culture. She has written about the black middle class, poverty, the homeless, arts and gentrification. As a foreign correspondent, DeNeen Brown traveled throughout the Arctic to write about climate change and indigenous populations.

In 2006, DeNeen Brown won First Place in Narrative Features in the American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors’ Excellence-in-Feature-Writing Contest. DeNeen Brown won the 1999 Award for Non-Deadline Writing by the American Society of Newspaper Editors.

Latest by DeNeen L. Brown

N Street Village celebrates 40 years of providing shelter to women

N Street Village celebrates 40 years of providing shelter to women

N Street Village, a shelter in Northwest Washington that calls itself a “community of empowerment and recovery for women,” celebrated its 40th anniversary.

Metropolitan Baptist Church in D.C. holding on to Faith

Metropolitan Baptist Church in D.C. holding on to Faith

The historic church, which once had a 7,000-member congregation, is holding meetings in a school building.

Restaurant Week on the menu in Prince George’s County

Prince George’s County Restaurant Week kicked off Friday at the “Taste of TNI,” a tasting event at Bladensburg High School, where more than 20 restaurants from throughout the county offered food samples.

Prince George’s kicks off first countywide restaurant week

Prince George’s kicks off first countywide restaurant week

County officials highlight local restaurants in an attempt to build a destination for foodies.