Spoken word, Shane Koyczan "And for moment, it was like joy was a tangible thing, like you could touch it. Like for the first time we could watch love and hate dance together in a waltz of such precision and beauty that we finally understood the history wasn’t important. To know the man, all we ever had to do was listen".
TEDtalk by Shane Koyczan: "To This Day" ... for the bullied and beautiful - Shane Koyczan makes spoken-word poetry and music. His poem "To This Day" is a powerful story of bullying and survival, illustrated by animators from around the world and violin accompaniment by Hannah Epperson. By turn hilarious and haunting, he puts his finger on the pulse of what it's like to be young and… different.