Behind the Mountains - Lecture by Peter Bang
A photographer´s eyewitness account of West Papua over 30 years
Lecture / Slideshow (120 photos)
Duration: 1½ hour (2 x 45 minutes), plus pause and questions (shorter versions may be arranged).
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behind the mountains
A journey through the western part of the island of New Guinea. Over an interval spanning three decades the author and photographer Peter Bang describes his experiences among the indigenous people of West Papua, who are threatened by a continuing history of genocide and extinction. This slideshow / lecture is based on the experiences described in the book PAPUA BLOOD - An account of West Papua by Peter Bang.
Top photo: People of the Yali tribe, Savilivi village, Yalimo area 1986, West Papua.