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Amadu Massally - "Wuh Mek Oonuh Gullah Geechee"

This lecture will share how our ancestors left Africa, to clear plantations first from the wilderness and cut Cypress trees as wide as 7 feet in diameter, to the planting of rice which became the first successful industry in the North American Colonies and life on plantations that make Gullah Geeche

Amadu Massally - "Wuh Mek Oonuh Gullah Geechee"
Amadu Massally - "Wuh Mek Oonuh Gullah Geechee"

Time & Location

May 24, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Grace AME Chapel, 502 Charles St, Beaufort, SC 29902, USA

About The Event

Facilatator, Amadu Massally, has been promoting popular awareness of the Sierra Leone-Gullah Connection since 2006 when he took a group of Sierra Leoneans to Penn Center’s annual Heritage Days. He later founded Fambul Tik (“Family Tree”), an African heritage experience company.


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