Anne Marie Sumner
Ber-Henda Williams on Curiosity
February 16, 8:30am - 10:00am EST. Hosted at Bamboo Detroit
part of a series on Curiosity
About the speaker
Ber-Henda Williams lives her life in color. Williams is bilingual femolutionary, who lives according to her name’s meaning: “The Bear Hearted Protector” of multiculturalism, art and womanhood. She is the founder of The Power of Girlhood, a teen mentoring program for girls. She has served on many community panels and organized numerous cultural and community engagement events, such as Race 2 Equity for Michigan Roundtable for diversity, IBM and Power the Youth. Williams penned a book of bilingual poetry and essays titled Memoirs of the Human Experience: And Everything In Between, Vol. 1, which is a testimony of her life experiences. She most recently presented at SXSW 2016 as a featured presenter. Williams is also an alumni for The Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers, The Vagina Monologues, and Listen to Your Mother.
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Join us for a conversation with Ber-Henda Williams. She is the founder of The Power of Girlhood, a teen mentoring program for girls, the author of a bilingual book of poetry and essays, and so much more! As always, this is a free-but-ticketed event—limited space is available so please let us know you’ll be joining us by grabbing a ticket on the CreativeMornings website. Doors open at 8:30, talk starts at 9.