Doing the Most with the Least is a selection of poetry and short prose by Momtaza Mehri. Nebulous, tender and expansively allusive, Mehri’s work explores the complex intersections between the subjective and geopolitical with a highly original and alert lyricism.
Momtaza Mehri is the co-winner of the 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize. Her work has been widely anthologised, appearing in the likes of Granta, Artforum, Poetry International, Vogue and Real Life Mag. She is the former columnist-in-residence at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s Open Space. Her chapbook Sugah Lump Prayer was published in 2017.