Jovan Scott Lewis is an associate professor of Geography at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the founder of Berkeley Black Geographies Group. His book, Scammer’s Yard: The Crime of Black Repair in Jamaica is by University of Minnesota Press.
In your ongoing consideration of repair and reparations, I was thinking of the similarities and differences in the context and aspirations of reparations between the Black diaspora locations. For example, the differences and similarities between Jamaica, Britain and the United States. My question to you is, how has your thinking shifted as a result of…