Teach a Man to Fish

Author(s): Nur Azman bin Wazir

Type: Photograph

Department: Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

Exhibit no: 58

Colourful pirogues return to the shores of a Senegalese fish market, their catch diminishing as foreign industrial trawlers deplete stocks. A fisherman tells me of one such boat which capsized attempting to reach Europe. In a country with chronic unemployment, these vessels represent hope and despair in many forms.