Take some time to check out this TED Talk by our Words Unlocked 2017 Focus Poet and Reviewing Artist, Mwende "FreeQuency" Katwiwa!

For John Mack: Mwende Katwiwa TEDx Talk

Education has always had a shaping force in spoken word poet and Tulane student Mwende Katwiwa's life. In this powerful TEDxTU talk, Mwende, who performs under the stage name FreeQuency and received a standing ovation at the end of the talk, describes the challenges she faced while volunteering at a failing high school in New Orleans.