Kingston, Jamaica
The University of the West Indies Press
Global Reggae
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Caribbean Cultural Studies
Contents6
Acknowledgements8
Introduction10
1. Reggae as Black Space30
2. From Mento to Ska and Reggae to Dancehall46
3. The Impact of Jamaican Music in Britain58
4. The Evolution of Reggae in Europe78
5. Reggae in Cuba104
6. Reggae in the French Caribbean136
7. Reggae Music Documentaries in Brazil158
8. Reggae Music in the Bloodstream178
9. The Journey of Reggae in Canada194
10. Reggae Griots in Francophone Africa222
11. Roots, Diaspora and Possible Africas230
12. Gender, Glass and Race in Japanese Dancehall Culture250
13. Oceanic Reggae272
14. Dub294
15. Reggae Studies at the UWI310
16. Entertainment and Cultural Enterprise Management324
Contributors336
About the Illustrations338