Anne R. Keene
Anne is drawn toward history that defines our truths. She began her career as a writer after graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a journalism degree, working in radio news/television documentary research and production, and serving as a press secretary and speechwriter in both Congress and a presidential administration.
Released in paperback in April 2020, The Cloudbuster Nine was a finalist for the CASEY Award for "Best Baseball Book of 2018" She has spoken at the National Baseball Hall of Fame Museum in Cooperstown, MLB ballparks, libraries, SABR forums and Naval Academy chapters nationwide.
Anne's work has appeared in many publications including the New York Times. She has worked on projects with the National WWII Museum and HISTORY, recently appearing in a FOX Nation documentary about Ted Williams and Joe DiMaggio. She serves on the board of the Texas Library and Archives Foundation, actively supports the Texas Book Festival and swims for Longhorn Aquatics Masters at the University of Texas.