The Magic of Mali
Condé Nast Traveller India|October - November 2020
I LONGED, FOR SO LONG, TO VISIT MALI. WHAT I loved in my imagination before ever setting eyes on the enormous West African country was its ancient culture: the intricately carved, semi-abstract sculptures and flamboyant dyed textiles; the trade in copper and gold; the mellifluous epics; and, above all, the lavish musical traditions of the country.
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