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Performing Arts - Other

SLAM POET FreeQuency

presented by UPC Nebraska and Women’s Center

7:30 pm
Nebraska Union Room: Ballroom
Additional Info: NU
Karen Wills, UPC Nebraska, (402) 472-9749,
Mwende “FreeQuency” Katwiwa is a 26-year-old Kenyan, Immigrant, Queer Womyn writer and speaker. The 2018 Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion, a 2017 TEDWomen speaker and ranked 3rd at the 2015 Individual World Poetry Slam, FreeQuency is a highly sought after performer, host, social justice teaching artist and workshop leader. Having spent their life at the intersection of arts, education and activism, they and/or their work in Reproductive Justice, #BlackLivesMatter organizing & activism, LGBTQ+ advocacy and writing have been featured on The Independent, the New York Times, OkayAfrica, Upworthy, TEDx, For Harriet, Teen Vogue, Huffington Post, Everyday Feminism, & other outlets.

Free for UNL students with a valid N-Card and $5 for faculty, staff, and the public.

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