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Conclusion, and THANK YOU!

We hope this collection of documentary vignettes will promote understanding of this complex and nuanced culture.

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Urbanized Fulani in Dakar, Senegal

There are millions of Fulani living in the large cities of West Africa.

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Life on the Pulaku Trail – Part Deux

Thankfully we’ve made it through with relatively few scrapes and bruises.

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Madrasa Teaches Koranic Values in Douki, Guinea

A Madrasa under the guidance of two wise teachers.

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EcoTourism in Douki, Guinea

Hassan has found a successfull alternative to herding cattle.

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Dinde Sare – Griot Extraordinaire

It’s his duty to document the history of all groups, because Fulani traditions are inextricably linked to those of their neighbors.

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Fulani Freestyle Rap

In Bôkôlô, Abdou stole the show with his improvised freestyle rap.

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“Tchoodi” Facial Tattoos in Mali

(Warning: graphic content) Women tattoo their lips as a mark of beauty and bravery.

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Bôkôlô: A One-Well Village

It’s becoming ever more difficult to quench the thirst of a growing population.

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Fascinating Wedding Ritual, Burkina Faso

This tradition has yet to be documented in video.

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Doohi Ceremony in Takeou, Burkina Faso

Similar to the Goja Ceremony in Benin, Doohi is an opportunity for teenagers to dress up, impress their peers, and attract a prospective spouse.

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