Articles in 'British Guyana'

WELCOME FROM THE PRIME MINISTER OF GUYANA

To many, Independence means merely the formal conceding of political and constitutional power by the imperialists to representatives of the local populace. Some may go further and contend that to be real, it must also mean local control of the...

  • BUT ALAS EDGAR

    My meetings with the late Edgar Mittleholzer were never peaceful. I did not much like him; and this failure he...

  • DECORATED FOR A KISS

    I come to her house for love with a basket of red petals Men-friend tell me what a fool to...

  • DISCOVERY OF GUYANA

      The West Indies were first offered her Majesty's grandfather by Columbus, a stranger, in whom there might be doubt...

  • The years between 1956 and 1966 have been the most fateful in the history of the relationship between the developed...

  • ELEGY

    Over the sea came the pirate messenger of the Devil, with his steady fixed stare and his monotonous wooden leg....

  • FOR THE THIRD WORLD

    Oh my island, half asleep and so restless on the sea. And suddenly from the points of danger history makes...

  • FRANZ FANON: MY HOPE AND HERO

    It is impossible to do justice to this remarkable work in the short space I have at my disposal. Fanon's...

  • GOLD

    for Wilson Harris   Girls wear on their wrists the gold That Raleigh dreamed of El Dorado glints in your...