10 juillet 2015

Pamandzi

                  On my last day in Mayotte, I returned the flat keys in the morning, then went to see the man who was buying the car from me. When he had come to my flat to test-drive the car, he had brought a young mechanic with him, and hadn't actually driven the car at all. Today, he asked to drive the car round the block, and exclaimed vigourously at each noise or unusual movement in the car, such as the gear stick which was slightly loose. He then walked round the car and... [Lire la suite]
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30 juin 2014

Graffiti in M'Gombani

                     These are the resulting photos of my graffiti project around M'Gombani, a small village to the south of Mamoudzou. I took photos like these around three villages in total. The idea was to show my kids the difference between artistic graffiti, street art and plain vandalism. I didn't get to do that lesson plan with them this year, but I'll keep it on the back burner for next year. I like the idea and I'm sure there should be something interesting to... [Lire la suite]
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