Man Braider

March 13, 2020 02:16 PM
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When Salian Kouyaté was growing up in Mali in West Africa, he learned to braid women’s hair. Though the craft was discouraged there for boys, he worked to hone the skill that has created a life for him and his family in Detroit.

Reporter/Camera: Arzouma Kompaore, Additional Camera: Mariam Traore, Adapted by:  Martin Secrest; Service: VOA French to Africa