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Dr. TaKeia Anthony
Dr. TaKeia N. Anthony is an Assistant Professor of History at Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, Florida and the founder of Dr. TaKeia Speaks. She has spoken on panels and lectured throughout the United States, South Korea, The Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, London, Germany, and Kenya and has published severalarticles and book chapters. Dr. Anthony is an alumna of North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina and Howard University in Washington D.C.She is a native of Bowling Green, Kentucky and is the first African-American female from her hometown to earn a Ph.D. in history. She is dedicated to educating the community inasmuch she has created a spoken word album. This innovative educational tool makes learning history fun for the youth as it shares facts over dope beats! Listen, share, and purchase at www.takeiaanthony.com.