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Jamaica: Happy birthday, John Hearne

Geoffrey Philp marks the birthday of Jamaican novelist John Hearne: “He had to tread carefully, I suspect, as a white Jamaican who did not sound Jamaican, in a society that was changing rapidly and in which the privileges, which a generation before a person in his situation would have taken for granted, were disappearing.

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  • Actually, Georgia, the piece was written by Fragano Ledgister who was guest blogging on the site. I have fixed the break that gave the impression that it was written by me.

    Thanks for the link.

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