Oum and Moustapha

Daily life with a Griot family; Bamako, Mali 2012

Oum

Bankoni, next to the house

Tamika praying

Jamila

Salia

Madu, the Griot’s first born son

Salon

Courtyard

..gathering for lunch at the courtyard

Fatima in the living room

Encounter in the corridor..

Bassekou in front of the house

Salia

Fatima

Oum

Moustapha

Kuma

Djami

Tayo

Bassekou Kouyate, the Griot

Bamako from the hills

The family’s house

Amy and Nala preparing to cook

Oum

Nakouria

Bankoni, the family’s neighbourhood

Fatima