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Heads Held High – Kebe Kebe Puppets

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Kebe-kebe are hand-carved puppets crafted by the Kuyu people in Central Africa. They are danced at the end of initiation ceremonies that welcome boys and girls into adulthood and are important ethnic identity art...

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“Cultural objects tell stories; and in each story a simple message is found—all cultures are the same, we just express ourselves differentlyGLEN JOFFE, OWNER