Photo 47 – UBB-HAA-15

A beer-work party is organized in connection with house building. The workers are constructing the wooden frame of the conical roof that will be covered by thatch. What is emphasized in the beer-work party is solidarity among equal neighbours, instead of the hierarchy implied by paid work.

Jebel Si area, Northern Darfur.

Photo: Gunnar Haaland, 1969

Photo 47 - UBB-HAA-00015