Squeezing fermented cassava to make Garri -- a staple food in southwest and southeast Nigeria -- in Abeaokuta, Nigeria, on June 5, 2013. Photo by @andrewesiebo. Helon Habila, our guest curator, writes: "Mother and child, and sky. Beautiful." Helon Habila was born in Kaltungo, Gombe State in Nigeria. His writing has won many prizes, including the Commonwealth Prize and the Caine Prize. He teaches creative writing at George Mason University in Virginia. His latest novel is "Oil on Water." #nigeria #gombestate #mother #child #africa #cassava #garri
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