African Rainforest & Pygmy Peoples
African forest elephants (Loxodonta cyclotis) (Gabon).
"Tomorrow the women will drink the secret potion, so their throats can open up. The entire forest will hear their songs inviting good luck for the hunt. A spell cast in pentatonic melody, potent with honey and the other ingredients, to lure and discover the prey..."
Luis Devin, The Forest Has You. Story of an Initiation
Italian edition: La foresta ti ha. Storia di un'iniziazione
(Castelvecchi - LIT Edizioni)