DOBES Archive

Lepdjom spatial relations 1
the game is built around 8 different teams of two persons each. The two persons sit opposite to one another. Nadine sets the animals toys according to a random order, in front of one of the team members. The second member then has to set the animals toys according to the description provided by the other member sitting opposite to them. The experience is renewed three to four times per team. Each member has their turn in both setting the animals and describing.
Lepdjom Lifestory 2
Mba reports an eye witness of how a Basaa man almost got killed by an elephant
dancing 3 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
dancing 7 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
Lepdjom Path description 1
Gerôme is decribing the path that goes from Simono's palm tree plantation where the recodring is taking place, to Simono's compoung situated around 1,5 kms away
Lepdjom spatial relations 2
The activity is built around an aniamal game and aims at eliciting spatial relations. There are eight groups of two people each sitting opposite to one another. One of the group members describes the way the animals as set, and the other group members is asked to reproduce the same animal disposition using his own toys.
dancing 5 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
dancing 8 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
dancing preparation 1 Lepdjom
he research teams arrives at Lepjom. Emmanuel, Nadine and Christopher are welcomed by the Chief of the Camp and other attendants. The dancing will take place during the night. Before, Emmanuel has to set the electricity equipement. Before the dancing, the gifts are shared among all members of the village according to their respective families
Lepdjom Path description 2
Minsem Simon is asked to describe the way through the jungle, from the Chief's compound (Lepdjom) to Song Mahi
dancing 6 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
dancing 4 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
dancing 2 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
negotiation Lepdjom
The morning after dancing night, people start arguing about the management of the gifts that the guests had brought for the dancing. The Chief seems to be targeted by most people. He has to talk to them quite roughly
dancing preparation 1 Lepdjom
he research teams arrives at Lepjom. Emmanuel, Nadine and Christopher are welcomed by the Chief of the Camp and other attendants. The dancing will take place during the night. Before, Emmanuel has to set the electricity equipement. Before the dancing, the gifts are shared among all members of the village according to their respective families
dancing 1 Lepdjom
The dancing was organised on request from the Bakola research team. Arrangements had been made by Emmanuel in advance. The people of Ledjom have agreed to perform this dancing thanks to the good relationships between the project team and them. A year ago, Nadine and Emmanuel visited the camp. They promised to come back a year later for this speacial occasion. The dancing is a major event in the life of the village, each inhabitant is taking part to it. Also, come neighboring Basaa people have come to attend the dancing.
Lepdjom Lifestory 4
Mba reports a life story of how him and his entire family almost got shot in the night by a hunter as they were sleeping in the jungle
Lepdjom Lifestory 3
Minlar Paul alias Defombère tells a true story of how he almost shot someone during a night hunting in the jungle, and how he eventually abandonned hunting
Lepdjom Lifestory 1
Mba tells a true story about how he got severy wounded by a wild pig