A Story About Bassey & The Power of Words

Bassey Ikpi is a renowned Poet, Writer and Mental Health Awareness advocate. She was a regular on Def Poetry Jam and is a freelance writer for several media outlets on the topic of mental health and pop culture commentary including The Huffington Post, Essence.com, XOJane.com and TheRoot.com.

Bassey shares her story on how she learned to use words to tell her story and the stories of others.

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