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Abeng by Michelle Cliff
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Nov 18, 09


I loved this book about the results of the hierarchies of colonial Jamaica. It is a prequel to the author's highly acclaimed novel, "No Telephone to Heaven", which I did not like as well..
I really enjoyed how the author interwove Clare's heritage of class/color conscious Jamaica with the Maroon history.. I recently did a presentation about Jamaica's culture and used some info from this excellent novel.
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