"Blending slam poetry with Afrofuturist hiphop, Keteku - a World Poetry Slam Champion, has shared the mic with members of Wu-Tang Clan and legendary American rapper and slam poet Saul Williams," said Miles Merrill, Creative Director of Word Travels. "He will be backed by Canadian beat-boxing ukulele player Brad Morden."
Story-Fest delivers an espresso hit of racial diversity and outspoken political confrontation. "Australian-Sikh Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa, known for her hard-hitting address on Australian racism on Australia's Got Talent, will join Keteku.
"This is a festival that celebrates the courageous, the creative, and the unspoken."
The highlight of every annual Story-Fest is the electrifying Australian Poetry Slam Finals: