Gullah Discussion and Book Launch with Navassa Mayor Ellis Wilis

Wednesday, April 18

Additional Information

Navassa Mayor Ellis Wilis will discuss the proximity of Gullah communities to campus and the current needs of those community members at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18 in King Hall Auditorium, Room 101.

Following his address, the UNCW Department of English and the Office of Community Engagement will host the campus book launch for "Facing Community Change." The book recounts stories of Navassa community members and was edited by UNCW faculty and designed by UNCW’s Publishing Laboratory. 

The presentation is free and open to all; refreshments and Gullah-inspired appetizers provided.