Author Archives: Melissa Marentette

Wah Gwaan?

That means “What’s going on?” in Jamaican Patois. Over the course of my first few weeks living in Kingston, Jamaica, I’ve heard this friendly greeting countless times. My coworkers at the Jamaican Network of Seropositives (JN+) will frequently deviate from Standard English and … Continue reading

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