1. Part of a series of short videos based on a trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photographs are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzooletova. Opening track is “Africa,” by Baye Kouyate.

  2. Part of a series based on my trip through Ethiopia, Mali, and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. Having purchased tickets way in advance for the Festival au Desert, Yosee and I were being warned about the risks to tourists in Northern Mali. We decided to go anyway, and learned intimately about the crucial link between tourism, economic exchange, and cultural tolerance. All still photos are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzooletova.

  3. Part of a series of short videos based on a trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photographs are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzooletova. Music by Mamani keita, “Mali Denou.”

  4. Part of a series of short videos based on a trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photographs are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzooletova. Music by Adama Yalomba, “Miri Yoro”

  5. Part of a series of short videos based on a trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photographs are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzooletova. Music by Daasebre Gyamenah- Wo Da Enda

  6. Part of a series based on my trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photos (and iPhone video) are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzoletova.
    Music by: 
    Richard Bona- Incantation
    Aster Aweke- Tizita
    Toumani Diabate- Djourou Kara Nany

  7. Part of a series based on my trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photos (and iPhone video) are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzoletova.

    Music by: 

    Rabel Yohannes and Shambel Belayeh- Bati

    Hermon Baraki- Yikid Gidefwo

  8. Part of a series based on my trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photos (and iPhone video) are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzooletova.
    Music by: Simon Mashoko- Nhemamusasa
    Oliver Mtukudzi- Ndavukara

  9. Part of a series based on my trip through Ethiopia, Mali and Ghana in late 2011, early 2012. All still photos (and iPhone video) are the work of my travel partner, Yosee Gamzoletova.
    Music by: 
    Habib Koite- I Mada

  10. Soulmeet, written and performed by Lola Kalman

  11. Pick Your Head Up, written and performed by Lola Kalman

  12. Boys and Girls, written and performed by Lola Kalman

  13. Adon Olam, performed by Lola Kalman

  14. Milk and Honey, written and performed by Lola Kalman

  15. Not Another Love Song, written and performed by Lola Kalman