Tastes of Jamaica in Sichuan China
Jamaican Food Festival Captivates Local Palates in Xian, China
Nakia McDonald is making history in Xian, north-west China. Once the terminus of the Silk Road and the abode of emperors and poets, the historic city is where McDonald, a poet herself, teaches English.
...“I had one child cover his nose because he had never seen a black person, and I said, ‘please remove your hand from your nose, young man.’ This boy ended up getting so attached to me. People fear what they don’t know and don’t understand. That’s why I appreciate my role as a teacher.”