Gullah Roots: Rice As Cash Crop | Carolina Stories - Episode 1


Rice is a staple food of Sierra Leone. Rice is not only a favorite dish of Sierra Leoneans and the Gullah-Geechee, but it is also a part of their history. A dike system for cultivating rice worked well in Africa, and made its way to the southeastern Lowcountry, which enabled colonists to prosper in wealth.

APA Citation:

Newman, B. (2020, October 1). Gullah Roots [Video]. SCETV.

Chicago Manual Citation:

Newman, Betsy, dir. "Rice as A Cash Crop." Gullah Roots.

      South Carolina ETV. Video File. October, 2020.

MLA Citation:

Newman, Betsy. "Gullah Roots." South Carolina ETV, 1 October 2020,