Shadows of Gullah Geechee Author Talk & Exhibition featuring Queen Quet
Gullah/Geechee Nation ♦ March 7, 2018 ♦ 1 Comment
Join us for a reception and viewing of this collection which is being held at the South Carolina State Library on Friday, March 23, 2018, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The guest speaker at this event is Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) and Founder of the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition (www.GullahGeechee.net), an advocacy organization for the continuation of Gullah/Geechee culture. Queen Quet will be presenting her involvement with the artist on this magnificent collection of black and white images, discussing issues that the Gullah and Geechee communities currently face, and the significant role the Gullah and Geechee had in shaping our shared history.
This event is free and open to the public, however, seating is limited. Please register to ensure seat availability for this event: http://statelibrary.sc.libcal.com/event/4030416
The schedule for the evening includes a reception and exhibit viewing from 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Queen Quet’s presentation is scheduled from 5:30 p. to 6:30 pm, and is followed by a book signing. This event is sponsored by the South Carolina State Library, the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition, the Library of Congress Center for the Book, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).
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