Tag Archives: Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor

Oppose Oil Drilling on the Gullah/Geechee Coast! Help protect the Sea Islands!

Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition, the Gullah/Geechee Sustainability Think Tank, and the Gullah/Geechee Nation’s leaders are calling on all citizens of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and our supporters worldwide to write into to oppose oil drilling and seismic gun testing along the coasts of the Carolinas and Georgia!

Deadline for public comments is March 30, 2015! http://www.boemoceaninfo.com

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Gullah/Geechee Journey to Sandy Island with Queen Quet

Sandy Island, SC consist of 9000 acres of land on which one can see 4 different Sea Island habitats.  Due to the vision of Mr. Washington who was a driver on the Carolina Gold rice plantations there, the Gullah/Geechees that descend from the island own approximately 250 acres of this property to this day.  The …

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US Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell in the Gullah/Geechee Great Outdoors

by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) The story of my life has been filled with sudden emails and sudden telephone calls telling me that someone on the Hill wanted to dialogue with me in person.  So, I would leave the Lowcountry of the Sea Islands to make my way northward and climb …

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Queen Quet & The Gullah/Geechee Nation featured on CNN Newsroom!

CNN caught up to Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) during the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™” 2012 (www.gullahgeechee.info) at Edisto Island.  CNN Newsroom nationally aired this piece on the Gullah/Geechee Nation:   http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2013/03/16/gullah-geechee-nation.cnn

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Story of the Gullah/Geechee Nation’s Seminole History and the Underground Railroad on Florida TV

FLORIDA CROSSROADS FLORIDA’S UNDERGROUND RAILROAD: SOUTHERN ROUTE TO FREEDOM Centuries before a secret network was formed to help slaves escape to Northern states and Canada, The Underground Railroad ran South.  As early as 1587, Spain’s La Florida was recorded to be a safe haven for freedom seekers resisting enslavement. In this Florida Crossroads, we remember …

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Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation Keynotes for “Keeping It Wild” in Lithonia, GA

Queen Quet “Keeping It Wild” in Lithonia, GA!!! Join Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and Founder of the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition as she provides a keynote address for “Keeping It Wild” in Lithonia, GA September 22, 2012. Queen Quet is the founder of the advocacy organization for the continuation of Gullah/Geechee culture, …

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Gullah/Geechee Cultural Connections Radio Broadcast

Gullah/Geechee Cultural Connections Radio Broadcast

Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio’s weekly broadcast featured the “Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor,” the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™” and a number of events that are taking place this summer in the Gullah/Geechee Nation.  Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation provided information on the “Gullah/Geechee fa de Famlee Days” that are coming up as a part of her “TogetherGreen Fellowship” with the Audubon and Toyota as well.  

Tune een ta we sho-“Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio!”   http://www.blogtalkradio.com/gullahgeechee

 

 

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