Monthly Archives: March, 2014

International Women’s Think Tank Seeds Grow STEM by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

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As a women of science I truly celebrated the International Women’s Day 2014 theme “Technology Leadership in the 21st Century Global Economy.”  Throughout “Women’s Herstory Month,” I found myself in technological upgrades of the Gullah/Geechee Alkebulan Archive (www.gullahgeechee.net) which is the ONLY archive in the world totally dedicated to Gullah/Geechee history/herstory, language, traditions, and culture.  Such …

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6th Annual Tunis Campbell Celebration in the Gullah/Geechee Nation!

Tunis Campbell Celebration Libation in Downtown Brunswick, GA

  6th Annual Tunis Campbell Celebration Sponsored by: The Tunis Campbell Deacons of Defense and Justice Co-Hosted by: The Redneck Party & Team Rural Honored Guest: Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com)  CELEBRATION EVENTS When: April 1st, 2014 Time: 12:30pm What: Libations and Prayer led by Queen Quet Local: The College of Coastal …

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Penn Center’s Women’s Herstory Month Celebration features Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee!

Queen Quet at Penn Center

Join Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) at Penn Center’s Community Sing Celebrating Women’s Herstory! Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 6:30 pm Frissell Community House Penn Center, Inc. on St. Helena island, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation Queen Quet will be the guest speaker at the monthly community sing.  Come out and enjoy …

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Gullah/Geechee from Beaufort County to the Boogie Down Bronx!

DJ Jazzy Jay of Beaufort, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation

Tune in as Bronx Flavor on Bronx Net TV in New York features the Gullah/Geechee Nation for the second time.  This time, the focus goes on two of Beaufort County, SC’s native Gullah/Geechees that both took steps from the sands of the Sea Islands to the concrete jungle of New York and ended up in …

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Queen Quet presents “De Gullah/Geechee Ooman an E Right ta Freedum!” on March 12, 2014

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) returns home to St. Helena Island, SC on March 12, 2014 at the St. Helena Branch Library at 6 pm.  This is part of the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy World Tour“ and the “Gullah/Geechee Living Legacy Series.”  This series is co-sponsored by the St. Helena Branch Library …

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“The Weeping Time” and De Gullah/Geechee Ooman

The Weeping Time was the largest African enslavement auction to every take place.  It was held in Savannah, GA on March 2 & 3, 1859.  436 Gullah/Geechees were sold.  www.gullahgeechee.net

by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) ©2014 All Rights Reserved.  Do not reproduce without citation. As my ancestors walked out that morning, they had no words to say They were unsure why they all were being taken out that day. Marched away from a plantation that they had reshaped to be home …

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Gullah/Geechee Truth Rises from Wilmington’s Ashes

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Tune in to Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio as Queen Quet, Chiettess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) interviews filmmaker, Christopher Everett about the history of the northernmost part of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.gullahgeecheenation.com)-the Cape Fear, NC region.  The two dialogue about the history of the Wilmington Massacre, the Wilmington, Ten, and the loss of Gullah/Geechee traditions in …

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