Wodaabe Bride, Niger

A code of behavior emphasizing reserve and modesty is perfectly expressed in the demeanor of Mojendeybu as she prepares to marry. In customary Wodaabe form, she averts her glance beneath a fringed veil.
 
-Photograph by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher
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Wodaabe Bride, Niger


A code of behavior emphasizing reserve and modesty is perfectly expressed in the demeanor of Mojendeybu as she prepares to marry. In customary Wodaabe form, she averts her glance beneath a fringed veil.

 

-Photograph by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher

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