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Queen's Chronicle: Gullah/Geechee Linguistic Misrepresentation and Maintaining Indigenous Languages

“As Rita Mae Brown put it ‘Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.’ A Gullah/Geechee proverb says: ‘Ef hunnuh ain kno whey hunnuh dey frum, hunnuh ain gwine kno whey hunnuh gwine.’ ‘Absolutely nothing is so important for a nation’s culture as its language.’

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Queen Quet Releases “WEBE Gullah/Geechee: Cultural Capital & Collaboration Anthology”

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation Releases “WEBE Gullah/Geechee: Cultural Capital & Collaboration Anthology” Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) has released her long awaiting second anthology, WEBE Gullah/Geechee Cultural Capital & Collaboration Anthology.  This is a historic work that details interdisciplinary research within the Gullah/Geechee Nation.  Ethnography, anthropology, science, history, and …

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Queen Quet of Gullah/Geechee Nation is one of the World Leaders at 1st UN Indigenous Conference

  Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) is on the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy World Tour.”  Today, she is one of the delegates at the United Nations for the first “World Conference of Indigenous People.”  Queen Quet not only represents the Gullah/Geechees as their elected leader and spokesperson, she is also a permanent …

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