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On the Beach in Benin

This striking assemblage¬†of folk art on the beach at Ouidah, Benin¬†illustrates two ever-present themes of the West African experience: the terrible legacy of slavery, and the fact that nothing ever goes to waste. The setting was the annual Voodoo Festival … Continue reading

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