Five Old Ibibio Women

The homeland of the Ibibio people is the delta of the Niger River in southeast Nigeria. In the mid-1960s, anthropologist Iris Andreski visited Ibibio villages in the rainforest and swamps between Calabar and Port Harcourt to interview the oldest women she could find. Her book, Old Wives’ Tales, is a collection of biographies of these […]

Limnic Eruption

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The Ruins of Ungwana

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The Capitalist Cannibal Butthole Bird

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 Djenné

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A Bambara Tale of Fate and Succession

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Henry Stanley’s Convenient Deaths

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The Time-Dungeon of Rock-Cut Churches

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NPCs in Wooden Screens: the Duein Fubara

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The Lies of Leopold

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Palace Intrigue in the Mansa’s Mali

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The Scheming Landlord of Magomero

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The Turu Lion-Men

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Akodessewa Fetish Market

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Tall Tales of the West African Gold Trade

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