Gullah/Geechee: Living Resilience and Cultural Sustainability

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) returned to the University of Florida as one of the stops on the “Healin’ de Land World Tour.” She was afforded the honor to be a “Dean’s Scholar” and she provided the keynote address, “Gullah/Geechee: Living Resilience and Cultural Sustainability.” Tune een fa yeddi disya frum Gullah/Geechee TV (GGTV):

Queen Quet addressed a number of topics including sea level rise, opposition to offshore drilling, ocean acidification, destructionment and how to combat these things in order to retain cultural heritage. She addressed how to living in balance with the natural environment in the manner that the Gullah/Geechee community has done for hundreds of years.

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) lectures as part of the University of Florida’s Dean Scholar Series.

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