On Reparation And Repair: Jovan Scott Lewis In Conversation With Rita Gayle

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 your own lived experiences of a Black diasporic? You know, the nations, regions and communities you have inhabited?

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‘In your spirit, you are chacharrera as well’ 

Llovía y hacía 35 grados. Pretendía cruzar la ciudad, desde el sur hasta el norte de Cali, Colombia. El sistema de transporte en esta ciudad latinoamericana tan chiquita es caótico, saturado y poco frecuente. La opción más rápida era el transporte intermunicipal; los vehículos que conectaban la ciudad con las aldeas rurales. Lo cogí.

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