The images in this essay show many aspects of daily life for people in Mali.
The pictures were taken in May and June 1998 by L. Lee McIntyre, unless otherwise noted.
The text that accompanies each image was written by Christopher Roy, Professor of African Art, The University of Iowa.
As with the other images on this site, no image from this essay may be reproduced without permission.
To explore the images, click on a topic category at left.
Additional pictures from Burkina Faso were added April 2, 1999, and video will be added at the end of May 1999.
revised 19 May 1999