Yoruba Tribe Research Paper

In 1967 though 1970 the United States of America was fighting a war in Vietnam. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, a large percentage of American people were a free love and peaceful society. Over 6,000 miles away in Nigeria, citizens were not even safe in their own homes because of the fear of … Read more

Bidjogo Analysis Essay

The Bissagos Islands on the Atlantic coast of Guinea-Bissau are home to the Bidjogo peoples. Similar to other African peoples, the Bidjogo possess unique forms of art. The dugn’be “the ox raised in the village” mask is a rather intriguing piece of art. The mask is commonly used in initiation ceremonies. This mask, made in … Read more