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Jamaica: White martyrs, Black savages

Categories: Caribbean, Jamaica, Arts & Culture, Ethnicity & Race, Film, History, International Relations

Having watched the trailer for a newly released film set in Uganda, Jamaican novelist Marlon James announces that he's sick and tired of “stories of a white man trapped in black (and sometimes yellow) hell where in the midst of all this inhumanity he discovers what it means to be human.” [1]