When the festival begins, the Chief of Ritual, the man in charge of the mask society and the only one capable of interpreting the language of the masks, leads the masks into the village.


  • Title: Dakota Masks Entering the Village
  • Creator: Carol Beckwith & Angela Fisher
  • Date: 1996
  • Location: Senegal
  • Copyright: copyright Carol Beckwith & Angela Fisher

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