Rebecca Walker is a multiplatform catalyst who works collaboratively with artists, academics, and thought leaders to change the way people think about identity, culture, and power. Her books include Black, White and Jewish, Baby Love, Black Cool, One Big Happy Family, and What Makes a Man. She is the co-founder of Third Wave Foundation and Write to Wellbeing, and a very popular lecturer around the world. Time Magazine named her one of the most influential leaders of her generation. In her talk she raises th question if it is possible to find moments of free, undefined human awareness in the age of intense ideological pressure.