#21: Sherrod- Finding Community from the Caribbean to Canada


Only put off till tomorrow what you’re willing to die having left undone” (Pablo Picasso)

Sherrod was born in Guyana, lived in Barbados, and travelled throughout the Caribbean with a performing arts company.  Today, he calls Winnipeg home. Hear about how Sherrod’s life has led him here, and how he connects with community in Winnipeg.

  • Guyana is the only english speaking country in South America.
  • Sherrod explained the symbolism of the Guyanese flag also known as the Golden Arrowhead, which you can see here 
  • Sherrod’s favourite Guyanese dishes:
    • Roti and curry chicken
    • Dhalpuri roti
    • Guyanese cook-up rice
    • Guyanese pepperpot
    • Black cakes
    • Cornmeal cou-cou with salmon
    • Sorrel drink
    • Ginger beer