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De Gullah Cunneckshun

Upon the Sea Islands our culture grew in North America, and to that end, these Sea Islands and Lowcountry are part of the Gullah/Geechee Nation. We hold our homeland and the rest of the state as sacred ground and blessed land. That is why we remain here seeking to keep...

October 3, 2019

Queen Quet, Chieftess, Elder Carlie Towne, Minister of Information, Dr. Najmah Thomas, and Dr. Jessica Berry of the Gullah/Geechee Nation opened the "Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) Conference" with a session entitled &q...

September 18, 2019

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) like millions of other people has long been a supporter of the Motown Sound.   Her appreciation of this music became greater when she became aware that James Jamerson of the Funk Brothers from Motow...

September 18, 2019

Tune in to the Gullah/Geechee TV (GGTV) coverage of Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation's testimony at the South Carolina General Assembly.

March 6, 2019

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation who has dedicated her life as “The Art-ivist” to insure that the accurate story of the Gullah/Geechee historical legacy and language are known throughout the world will be joined by native Gullah/Geechee playwright and...

September 9, 2018

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation takes us on a histo-musical presentation of Gullah/Geechee history at Anderson University on this 223rd episode of "Gullah/Geechee TV." Tune een fa yeddi who webe!

September 6, 2018

On Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9 am to Noon, the People’s Climate March takes its stand in South Carolina.  Rise for Climate, Jobs, and Justice is a Global Day of Action.  Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation, Chuck Rhodes, Virginia Sanders and other...

July 16, 2018

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) did two outstanding presentations in Greenwood, SC in order to promote literacy.  Here is an article from the local paper, the Index Journal about this leg of her "Gullah/Geechee Save the Sea Island...

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) is an alumni of Toyota TogetherGreen with Audubon.  She participated in the second annual Maroon Cultural Day at Beilder Forest along with members of the Gullah/Geechee Fishing Association.   During...

The South Carolina State Library is currently hosting an exhibit entitled Shadows of the Gullah Geechee. This exhibit showcases the photography work of Pete Marovich which explores the lives and culture of the Gullah Geechee people in communities from Hog Hammock on Sa...

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