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A First-Generation American Gains Insight into Her Heritage at NC Jerk Fest, a Celebration of Caribbean Food

The fourth-annual North Carolina Jerk Fest, which came to West Point on the Eno on Saturday, September 23, felt like all the Caribbean cookouts and festivals I’d ever been to, rolled into one. Children were running around, screaming and dancing. People of all hues lounged at tables or on picnic blankets, clustering in the shade […]