Racquel has been sharing her original spoken word for over 10 years, including highly acclaimed performances at Harvard University and for the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wellesley College and a Master of Science in Education degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Racquel is currently a high school school English teacher whose mission includes using spoken word as a tool to inspire youth to reach their highest potential. Racquel is the COO of The Nine-Tenths Group, an arts-based LLC serving the greater Columbus area. Racquel plans to release a spoken word album titled “Le Mulier” in early December 2012.

-Racquel Lovelene performs “A Poem For Brian Banks” (RustBelt Slam 2012)

-Racquel Lovelene performs “Insurance” (RustBelt Slam 2012)