Monday, September 4

    THNK Beyond Black

    THNK Beyond Black

    THNK Beyond Black is a virtual panel event. It’s a holistic and prescriptive discussion on black identity. The event will open with word-sound art before getting into the discussion and then we’ll be taking some questions from the audience.

    Engage esteemed educators on this powerful panel of active architects who are doing real work. We’ll dig into the problems and opportunities we face collectively in regards to identity, and explore the possibilities of an identity that can finally unify our global nation.

    Our Panelists

    Dr. Oya Adwoa Ma’at is a dedicated educator native to Baltimore, Maryland. She is the Co-Founder and CEO of EdAnime Productions and Truth to Power Talk. Dr. Ma’at is a strong advocate of education and is deeply committed to making learning enjoyable for children.

    Based in the heart of Brooklyn, Quinton “QueButter” Spikener is the Founder and CEO of XyayX Institute, XyayX Multimedia Productions and XyayX Music Group. QueButter’s passion for music and strong dedication to uplifting his community is commendable.

    An original wombman, mother and wife born and raised in Harlem, New York, B. Hill is Founder and CEO of BHill Artistry Inc. She also founded Art Education with B. Hill, an international art education foundation. Afia is also a Holistic Health Consultant and Co-Founder of a family business, Internal Plantbased.

    Omowale Afrika is an educator with over 17 years of student & community organizing experience. He is a Philly native and actively serving in several community organizations. Omowale is the Creator of the Race Manhood and Power Podcast and Cobra Calisthenics Training

    Moderator: AUST NEFERKA

    Farmer, Healing Artist and Organizer, Aust NeferKa is an Educator, Cosmic Wisdom Keeper, and Spiritual Warrior. Her modalities include restorative agriculture and herbalism. She is the Mother of  Tehuti Ma’at and Hightops & Heels.


    Hightops & Heels aims to unite the Afrikan diaspora through creative content, visual art, music, and journalism to take ownership of our dynamic collective narrative. Hightops & Heels is the media branch of Tehuti Ma’at.

    Tehuti Ma’at is a revolutionary instrument focusing on the liberation of Afrakan people worldwide through institution development in the areas of Healing, Art and Education.

    THNK is our holistic education platform which you can learn more about here: