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Speaker Announcement – MFA Student and Performance Artist Quinn Hunter

We are thrilled that Quinn Alexandria Hunter will join #TEDxOhioUniversity. A sculptor and performance artist who works primarily with hair and the African American female body as material, she completed her MFA at Ohio University. Using hair weave, a material that is culturally, socially, and physically connected to the Black female body to make her…

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Speaker Announcement – Award Winning Performance Poet and Photographer Kari Gunter-Seymour

We are so fortunate to have Kari Gunter-Seymour Peterson join #TEDxOhioUniversity on March 23. An award winning performance poet and photographer, Kari is founder and executive director of the Women of Appalachia Project™, (WOAP™) a 501(c)(3), non-profit arts organization she created to empower a growing network of spoken word and visual artists, providing opportunities for…

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