African religions and how they informed Gullah religious ideology
What were the religions of the people that were brought to the Gullah/Geechee region?
Muslim Africans/ Ben Ali/Islam among Gullah (This could possible go into the interesting facts.)
What were some examples of Gullah Muslim Africans? Who was Ben Ali?
Afro-American Christianity among the Gullah
How were African religions/spiritual ideology fused with Euro-American Christianity in America.
Ring-shouts/funerary practices/praise practices
What is a ring-shout? What is its significance? Is it secular or religious in an African sense and how does that compare to the Western European sense of the two?
Last updated: April 14, 2015