Tag Archives: devil

confrontation with the Gio Devil

Confrontation with a Gio Devil, my walk along Mechlin Street blocked by the dancing juju-priest and his troupe. Pay the devil, and I am on my way.

Posted in Liberia | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dancing with a Gio Devil

A Gio Devil dances along Sekou Toure Avenue in the Mamba Point neighborhood of Monrovia. Devils are part of Liberian culture. The counties throughout Liberia, and their resident cultures, have variations on the country devil theme and bestow upon┬átheir activities … Continue reading

Posted in Liberia | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment