Pygmy peoples, photos and
sounds from the African rainforest
BAKA PYGMIES - PLANTAINS GATHERING (CAMEROON)
African Rainforest & Pygmy Peoples
Baka girl carrying a bunch of bananas (plantains) and palm leaves for roofing a hut (Baka Pygmies, Cameroon).
"They will give me hot plantains and fish fresh from the streams, Atemè tells me. Boiled shrimp. Crabs. Maybe crocodile or antelope meat. Old Folì will check that I have enough to eat and then she will sit beside me, by the fire..."
Luis Devin, The Forest Has You. Story of an Initiation
Italian edition: La foresta ti ha. Storia di un'iniziazione
(Castelvecchi - LIT Edizioni)