Tag Archives: FL

Celebrating the Roots of Our Heritage-A Gullah/Geechee Shoutin Time!

by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) As one takes the journey southward in the Gullah/Geechee Nation whether by Interstate 95 or Highway 17-the Kings Highway, you will arrive at the southern most point of the Gullah/Geechee Nation not long after leaving out of Georgia.  The first area that folks reach in Florida …

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Gullah/Geechee Women and the Traditions of Sea Island Waterways

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) and Sharon Fuller of University of California-Berkeley presented on the Gullah/Geechee seafood and waterways traditions at the Restore America’s Estuaries Conference 2012.  Tune in to the Gullah/Geechee TV coverage of this detailed examination of the central roles that Gullah/Geechee women play in keeping these traditions going and …

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Our Special Guest, Queen Quet 02/21 by MrPresidentCFO of the Elijah Show

Tune in as Brother Elijah welcomes Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation to his airwaves at Our Special Guest, Queen Quet 02/21 by MrPresidentCFO | Blog Talk Radio. This 2 hour broadcast was a discussion of the origins of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and cultural and economic empowerment and stability via the ownership of land.  Brother …

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De Conch January 2013 Edition Has Been Released!

“De Conch” is the International ezine of the Gullah/Geechee Nation.  In order to learn details about the events, news, and culture within the Gullah/Geechee Nation, you can subscribe for FREE to the publication by sending email to GullGeeCo@aol.com. You can also view the January 2013 edition online at http://content.yudu.com/Library/A21ee2/DeConchJanuary2013/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=http%3A%2F%2Ffree.yudu.com%2Fitem%2Fdetails%2F714330%2FDe-Conch-January-2013 Ef bout wi hunnuh wan kno den …

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De Gullah/Geechee Nation & Environmental Justice

by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation Approximately 15 years ago, I had the wonderful opportunity of being invited to Atlanta, GA to present on Gullah/Geechee culture and the Sea Islands for the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).   I had no idea that this multi-million dollar building in the heart of downtown …

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