Tag Archives: Black History Month

Words from a Gullah/Geechee Living Legend on A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture

by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) When he founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History in 1915, [now the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) “Carter G. Woodson labored under the belief that historical truth would crush falsehoods and usher in a new …

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Queen Quet & De Gullah Cunneckshun Gwine ta Wofford een Spartanburg, SC!

Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC welcomes Queen Quet & De Gullah Cunneckshun to their campus to celebrate Black History Month as part of the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy World Tour.”  They will have two presentations that are open to the public.  Cum fa bring de famlee and yeddi who de Gullah/Geechee be! Wednesday, Feb. 18 …

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New Road Baptist Church Honors the Elders In Ridgeland, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation

  Join Queen Quet, Chiefess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation, Pastor Joe Simmons and the New Road Baptist Church family as they give love to the elders of the community on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 3pm at New Road Baptist Church 6254 Bees Creek Road, Ridgeland, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation (843) 726-6013

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Queen Quet at True Uhuru Books for Black History Month “Gullah/Geechee Read In”

  Cum fa yeddi Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com)!  She is an award winning editor and author that is a world renown speaker.  She will launch the “Gullah/Geechee Read In” at this event.  Bring the family as she shares the story of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and its rich history, heritage, and culture and …

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Celebrating the Gullah/Geechee Literacy Legacy! Join the Gullah/Geechee Read In!

The theme for Black History Month 2015 is “A Century of Black Life, History and Culture” which centers on chronicling the important contributions by African Americans to art, literature, sports and pop culture.   During the month of February, schools, churches, libraries, bookstores, community and professional organizations, and interested citizens are urged to make literacy …

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Receiving the Queen in Gainesville, FL: Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation Reception

Oak Hall School invites the Gainesville, Florida Community and Gullah/Geechee Nation supporters to a special reception for  Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) Friday, February 21, 2014 6-8 pm Oak Hall School 8009 SW 14th Ave. Gainesville, FL 32607 Queen Quet will sign books, CDs, and DVDs during the reception. Gullah/Geechee traditional craft …

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De Gullah/Geechee an Reconstruction at the St. Helena Branch Library

De Gullah/Geechee An Reconstruction Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) will present “De Gullah/Geechee an Reconstruction” as part of the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition‘s “Gullah/Geechee Living Legacy Series” at the St. Helena Branch Library on historic St. Helena Island, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation. Queen Quet will open the Black History Month Celebration at …

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Gullah/Geechee: A Timeless Legacy by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

  Tune in to the Gullah/Geechee TV (www.gullahgeechee.tv) coverage of the launch of the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy World Tour.”  Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) presented “Gullah/Geechee: A Timeless Legacy” at Francis Marion University in Florence, SC.   This presentation was followed by a Q & A in which Queen Quet was …

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Queen Quet Continuing to Write the Pages of Gullah/Geechee Ourstory & Black History!

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) and her Gullah/Geechee histo-musical presentation troupe, “De Gullah Cunneckshun” have set out on another edutainment world tour to raise funds and awareness for the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy Fund.”  “De Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy” tour started with an interview on OUR COMMON GROUND followed by a special …

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Black History, Black Codes and Civil Rights

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) announced the theme for “Black History Month 2014” which is “Civil Rights in America.”  This theme coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  However, on this episode of “Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio,” Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation …

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