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Secret Society of the Kôrêdugaw, the Rite of Wisdom in Mali


Langue : Français

For the Bambara, Malinké, Senufo and Samogo peoples of Mali, the secret society of the Kôrêdugaw is a rite of wisdom performed at festivals and many other occasions. Initiates provoke laughter with behaviour characterized by gluttony, caustic humour and wit, but also possess great intelligence and wisdom. The society educates, trains and prepares children to cope with life and to deal with social problems. The Kôrêdugaw symbolize generosity, tolerance, inoffensiveness and mastery of knowledge, embodying the rules of conduct that they advocate for others.


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Sujets et mots clés
Lieux/région: Mali, Africa
Séries: 2011 Inscriptions on the Urgent Safeguarding List
Type: Documentary
Durée:
Production et personalités:
Publisher: Conservatoire des arts et metiers (CAMM)
Coproducer/sponsor: Direction Nationale du Patrimoine Culturel
Publié en:
Droits: DBPC
 

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Original: DVD
Emplacement: EV only
Référence UMVS: AVFONDS-CLTITH-2011-0052000003
Source ref.: DOC:0052000011 CAND:00520
Détenteur des droits: UNESCO ; DBPC