Documentation of Afro-Colombian Burial Traditions in San Juan

This project involves the documentation of the gualíes and alabaos burial traditions.

The burial traditions of African descendants of Colombia’s Pacific region are outlets for grief, as well as expressions of solidarity. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details


Location: Colombia, South America, Americas Organiser(s): Ministry of Culture, Colombia (ICANH) Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $48,520 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2016 Project Status: Completed
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