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10/2/2013–Check out Christina Brown’s clip, featured on The Huffington Post’s Black Voices blog.
For Jamaican Writers, New Place of Opportunity Is in Brooklyn
By Christina Brown
The smell of Jamaican patties and jerk chicken and the sounds of the West Indies Patois were very much in evidence during the annual Brooklyn Book Festival. Both cuisine and the language were a reflection of the popularity of Caribbean writers in general, and Jamaicans in particular, in the Brooklyn literary scene. …[Read on]