Reviews

Reparation and the Religio-Legal Injustices of Empire

Hilary McD. Beckles, Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide (Mona: University of the West Indies Press, 2013); 292 pages; ISBN: 9789766402686 (paperback).

Taurean J. Webb
sx salon 14
• November 2013

Fleshing the Bones of Caribbean Slavery

Andrea Stuart, Sugar in the Blood: A Family’s Story of Slavery and Empire (New York: Knopf, 2013); 384 pages; ISBN: 9780307272836 (hardcover).

Dave St. Aubyn Gosse, Abolition and Plantation Management in Jamaica, 1807–1838 (Kingston: University of the West Indies Press, 2012); 248 pages; ISBN: 9789766402693 (paperback).

Suzanne Uzzilia
sx salon 14
• November 2013

Writing Against Black Brutality

Deborah A. Thomas, Exceptional Violence: Embodied Citizenship in Transnational Jamaica (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2011); 320 pages; ISBN: 9780822350866 (paperback).

Tami Navarro
sx salon 13
• August 2013

Kingston Piece by Piece

Colin Channer, ed., Kingston Noir (New York: Akashic, 2012); 285 pages; ISBN: 978-1-61775-074-8 (paperback).

Nadia Ellis
sx salon 12
• May 2013

The Scent of the Past

Wayne Brown, The Scent of the Past: Stories and Remembrances (Leeds: Peepal Tree, 2011); 381 pages; ISBN: 9781845231538 (paperback).

Edward Baugh
sx salon 12
• May 2013