Monkey and Bush Buffalo: Mask Characters from Burkina Faso

The Winiama people live in central Burkina Faso, a landlocked country in western Africa. Like many neighboring west African tribes, they are famous for their mask making and performances. Masks are used to teach the values of the tribe. In the video below we see two characters: Monkey, who is filled with cunning but lacks … Continue reading Monkey and Bush Buffalo: Mask Characters from Burkina Faso