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3:57 am on Tuesday November 23, 2010

Gullah Heritage Corridor plan moves along ever so slowly

Flickr user concubine The on-again, off-again plan to create a heritage corridor preserving the Gullah/Geechee culture appears to be on again, sorta. According to a Post and Courier story the corridor commission met over the weekend and voted to...
6:56 am on Friday September 17, 2010

Is Gullah culture at risk?

Flickr user concubine The Island Packet has an interesting story on a federal plan to preserve the Gullah-Geechee culture along the Sea Island coast. Give it a read here. Discussion of this preservation corridor has been ongoing for several years,...
11:40 am on Monday September 21, 2009

Greater Park Circle Film Society showing film on Gullah culture

Image by 20090921-dust.jpg The Greater Park Circle Film Society will be showing the film Daughters of the Dust, a drama about a Gullah family on Saturday, September 26, at the Gussie Greene Community Center. The film society is teaming up with...
12:41 pm on Monday August 17, 2009

Local gallery owner preserves black art and Gullah culture

Image by Jonathan Green's 'Sweetgrass Carrier'Image by 20090817-chuma.jpg The Charleston Mercury has a great feature on Chuma Nwokike, owner of Gallery Chuma on John Street in downtown Charleston. Nwokike's life story and gallery are both...