WOHM Charleston 96.3FM
WOHM Charleston's Local Community Radio
Nonprofit, noncommercial radio for the people by the people.
- Every week on Fri at 12:00 PM
Hosted by Ms. Lynnette White from local Gullah gospel group, The Plantation Singers, ‘Gullah Voices’ is a show that seeks to educate and celebrate the rich cultural, historical and musical traditions of the Gullah Geechee people.
Apr 21, 2023 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Gullah Voices Featuring Gullah Geechee Basket Weaver, Corey Alston
Today on Gullah Voices, Ms. Lynnette sits down with fifth generation Sweetgrass Basket Weaver, Corey Alston. Corey currently runs his family business in the Charleston City Market. Sweetgrass Basket Weaving has been a major part of the Gullah Geechee Culture, dating back to the days of enslavement. This coastal art form has been recognized as a South Carolina State Handcraft and has been known to be found kept alive along Sweetgrass Basket Makers Highway 17. This skill is found no where else in America and is truly a national treasure.
Jan 13, 2023 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Gullah Voices Ep. 5 Featuring Mrs. Queen Starks
Today on an all new Gullah Voices, Ms. Lynnette sits down with Mrs. Queen Starks - a master Gullah basket weaver and the niece of Ms. Ida Jefferson Wilson - the first woman to sell sweetgrass baskets on Highway 17 in Mt. Pleasant. They also listen to Queen’s favorite Plantation Singer song, Me Done Done led by Michael Weeks.