The Scene

Cou-cou and Guyanese fish

Biagan Choka and Sada Roti (Photo by Cynthia Nelson)

Hi Everyone,   This column was written on Thursday, April 28, 2016. I heard the following exchange on the radio today in Barbados between a moderator and a 90-year-old Barbadian woman, as they talked about people through the years who have done remarkable things for their communities without ever seeking the limelight.

Political style update

Mayor Patricia Chase-Green
at her inauguration

Fashion has always offered consumers the ability to open conversation within the parameters of social, economic, cultural and political significance for those who want to truly unravel the semantics of clothes.

Indian Arrival Fest for May 5

The Indian Cultural Centre will host ‘Indian Arrival Fest 2016’ at the Arthur Chung Convention Centre on May 5. The event will be held in celebration of the 178th anniversary of the arrival of Indians to Guyana.