The TED Talk Questionnaire: Ugandan Playwright Adong Judith on How She Became a Global TED Fellow

The Ugandan playwright Adong Judith gives inspiring advice on how to achieve your dreams and on how she became a 2017 TED Fellow.

This August, Arusha, Tanzania will be the setting of TEDGlobal 2017 Conference where 21 innovators will come to spread worthy ideas. 10 are from Africa. As part of our focus on African Futures, this month we wrote to this year's African Fellows to ask them questions about themselves and their work. Today TED announced that applications to be a 2018 TED Fellow are now open. 

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