This week’s FNL will feature spoken word artist Ebony Stewart
. Ebony is a three-time Slam Champion from Austin. She has shared stages with Buddy Wakefield and the late Amri Baraka. She also coached the Neo-Soul slam team finishing 1st place in Group Piece Finals in 2012, coached the Austin Poetry Slam team leading them to 5th place in 2013 at the National Poetry Slam, and coached the TheySpeak Poetry Slam team finishing top 8 in the world at Brave New Voices in 2014. Ebony is currently on her RISE! Tour, promoting sexual health, body image and healthy relationships through performance and workshops.
In addition to this performance at FNL, Ebony will give a workshop at 4:00 pm in Olin 111.