Gullah/Geechee Nation Emerges from Tragedy into Celebration


Gullah/Geechee Nation

In the wake of the recent tragedy during which the Gullah/Geechee Nation lost nine of its citizens during what has been deemed the “Charleston Massacre,” they continue to walk on with the pride and dignity of their ancestors as they come out of a period of mourning into a time of celebration.  What would be an annual time to celebrate Gullah/Geechee traditions and culture is now also a time to celebrate the lives of the Emanuel 9.   The Gullah/Geechee Nation will have a series of events that will take place during the month of July in order to honor the legacies of these nine souls and to bring the Gullah/Geechee family together on the coast from Jacksonville, NC to Jacksonville, FL.
Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation at the Atlantic Ocean
July 2nd marks the 15th anniversary of the enstoolment of Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation ( as the elected leader and spokesperson for…

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One Response to “Gullah/Geechee Nation Emerges from Tragedy into Celebration”

  1. levineoliverpublisher2013 Says:

    Amen On Jul 1, 2015 10:43 PM, “Beaufort County Historical Resources Consortium” wrote: > > Gullah/Geechee Nation posted: ” ” >

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