|1. Bedzan woman|
(Bedzan Pygmies of Cameroon)Photos, texts and audio recordings
by Luis Devin
Soundscape: rhythmic sound of the pounding
of manioc leaves in a mortar, in a rainforest camp (Baka Pygmies of Cameroon).
|2. Manioc leaves preparation.|
3. Bedzan girl peeling corncobs.
|4. Elderly woman|
|5. - 6. Containers|
for food gathering
|7. Basenji hunting dog on corncobs.|
Music anthropologist and writer, he has carried out field research in central Africa, where he lived with the Baka Pygmies and other forest peoples, whose music, rituals and survival strategies he has been studying for more than a decade.www.luisdevin.comwww.facebook.com/LuisDevin
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The time in the tropical rainforests of the Western Congo Basin, where the Bedzan Pygmy people live, is 23:05. Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).Go to the Other Pygmy Peoples section index
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