Berbice Creole Dutch

[aka Berbice Dutch]

Classification: Pidgin or Creole




Last Berbice Dutch Creole speaker

Requiem for a Language is a short study of the woman who, in 2005, was the last known speaker of Berbice Dutch Creole. This language used to be widely spoken in the former Dutch colony of Berbice, part of what is now Guyana.

Jorge Epuñan


  • user avatar

    Mary Leen 1554 days ago

    Thank you. A really interesting language and an amazing lady.