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St. Simons Presbyterian Church

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205 Kings Way
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 United States
912-634-7090

November 2021

Fall Membership Meeting

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
St. Simons Presbyterian Church, 205 Kings Way
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 United States

Gullah Spirituals: Their History and Evolution On Thursday, November 11, the Society welcomes musicologist Eric Crawford, Ph.D., to discuss the power of Gullah Geechee music at its Fall Membership Meeting. The lecture will feature stories and music from Crawford’s most recent publication, Gullah Spirituals: The Sound of Freedom and Protest in the South Carolina Sea Islands. The book follows the evolution of songs from West Africa origins to their height as songs for social change and Black identity in the…

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