Kim Clarke is the first of Nina’s alter-egos. She lives in Montego Bay with her boyfriend, Chuck, whom she compels herself to love even though he also deeply irritates her. Kim is desperate to move to the United States, and has sex with a man in the visa office in order to secure a visa. When Chuck reveals that he is married and will be returning home to the States, Kim blackmails him by threatening to reveal the affair to his wife.
Kim Clarke Character Timeline in A Brief History of Seven Killings
The timeline below shows where the character Kim Clarke appears in A Brief History of Seven Killings. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 12
...her mother calls and says to come to Nina’s parents’ house immediately. When she arrives, Kimmy opens the door, and Nina asks her mother what’s going on. Nina’s mother begins yelling... (full context)
Part 2, Chapter 16
...of the apocalyptic place that Jamaica is becoming. She is furious with her father, with Kimmy, and with the Singer. Yet she is walking toward the Singer’s house, determined to get... (full context)
Part 3, Chapter 1
Part 4, Chapter 19
Part 5, Chapter 12