Daily Archives: 05/10/2017

Janice Low Shinebourne: novelist with a rare and distinctive voice

Janice Low Shinebourne was born in Canje in 1947, a plantation village within Berbice, Guyana.  She was educated at Berbice High School. She grew up [...]

New Amsterdam Prison 1940

New Amsterdam Prison 1940. Berbice High School in the background The Chief Prison Officer at the time this photograph was taken was Edwin Cumberbatch, the [...]