Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) and Kwame Sha of All Mobile Productions™(AMP™) (www.ampturnitup.com) sent out a drum call to bring in people from throughout the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.gullahgeecheenation.com), around the United States, and from across the world to celebrate “Emancipation een de Gullah/Geechee Nation.” This was the theme of the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2013” which was the culmination of “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” in Beaufort County, SC.
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