Daily Archives: 03/14/2011

An Interview with “Auntie Olga”

An Interview with “Auntie Olga”

This is an interview with  the late Olga Lopes-Seale (“Auntie Olga”) that was recorded in 1990 by the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation in Barbados. Olga Lopes she was born on December 26, 1919, and passed on February 4,2011 at the age of 92.

In this interview “Auntie Olga” talks about her early life in Guyana; her early entry to broadcasting as an entertainer in Berbice; her broadcasting experiences and work in Guyana; her move to Barbados, the birthplace of her late husband; her entry into broadcasting at the Redifusion radio studios in Barbados; her charitable work which started in Guyana and continued in Barbados and her experiences while living in Guyana and Barbados.

We hope that you enjoy listening to her story!…..

Many thanks to Peter Halder for making us aware of this video.