Koreduga Clowns

Mali, 2011

Photos of Mali's Koreduga clowns, shot in the Segou region during my research trip for my upcoming documentary "The Clown".

Djakoya Fané
Djakoya Fané
Bakari Boirré
Bakari Boirré
Tietemalo
Tietemalo

The man with no shame

Gaoussou Traoré
Gaoussou Traoré
Shaka Kumbaré
Shaka Kumbaré
Tietemalo at home
Tietemalo at home
Tietemalo's home
Tietemalo's home
Koreduga's horse
Koreduga's horse
Tietemalo
Tietemalo
Shaka Kumbaré and the Baobabs
Shaka Kumbaré and the Baobabs

Mandana

Camanoukou Coulibaly
Camanoukou Coulibaly
Tietemalo no.2
Tietemalo no.2
Koreduga Démbélé
Koreduga Démbélé
Bangashi Coulibaly
Bangashi Coulibaly
Shaoshé Coulibaly
Shaoshé Coulibaly

Ngorosso

Shaoshé Coulibaly
Shaoshé Coulibaly
Nendeké Coulibaly
Nendeké Coulibaly
Mgolo Coulibaly
Mgolo Coulibaly
Yampé Démbélé
Yampé Démbélé
Koreduga musician
Koreduga musician
Nyatie Coulibaly
Nyatie Coulibaly
Sibiri Coulibaly
Sibiri Coulibaly
Djakoya Fané
Djakoya Fané
Djakoya Fané
Djakoya Fané
Tietemalo
Tietemalo
Koreduga lady
Koreduga lady
Djakoya Fané
Djakoya Fané
Mama Tangarra
Mama Tangarra
Ma
Ma
Maffou Koumbarré
Maffou Koumbarré
Koreduga lady
Koreduga lady
Maffou Koumbarré
Maffou Koumbarré
Nadoussou
Nadoussou
Gaoussou Traoré
Gaoussou Traoré
Koreduga lady
Koreduga lady
Yakouba Boirré
Yakouba Boirré
Koreduga dance
Koreduga dance
Yakouba Boirré
Yakouba Boirré
Baba Coulibaly
Baba Coulibaly