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Mokolution: The Evolution of the Moko Jumbie

September 18, 2011

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Mocko Jumbie masks

Mocko jumbies are the colorful stilt-walkers who perform at parades and festivals throughout the Virgin Islands. Attend any of the islands’ annual carnival parades and you will see them, jumping, balancing and stepping out to the sounds of up-beat soca music. Mocko jumbies have an equally colorful history, as I learned watching Mokolution: The Evolution […]

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