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Searching for Identity in the Diaspora as an Afro-Caribbean

Toronto’s Little Jamaica finally gets its literary moment

Author Zalika Reid-Benta. Photo courtesy of Zalika Reid-Benta

TThe diasporic experience is one of give and take. It’s a stifling dance between not being quite like here or there, made even more complicated by the typical exhaustion transitioning from childhood to adulthood brings. But all this is perfectly illustrated in Zalika…




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