What is “Rastafarianism”? How do you think it functions as a counter-culture in Brathwaite's poetry?

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Rastafarianism, or as it more commonly referred to by practitioners, Rastafari, is a religion that developed in Jamaica in the early 1900s. The religion is Abrahamic, meaning that it focuses on the biblical God, and most practitioners believe that Jesus Christ was indeed a prophet of this God, or as he is known within the context of Rastafari, Jah. Rastafari has a place in the context of...

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