Author affiliations: Institut Pasteur de la Guyane, Cayenne, French Guiana
Tobago to Georgetown, Guyana Georgetown to Cayenne, French Guiana
The contract covers the deployment of a demonstration system to provide ADS-C and CPLDLC services in Cayenne, French Guiana
Throughout these non-linear conversational meanderings, Tooy tells the history of his people and of his own personal ancestry, his biography as a Saramaka obiaman (healer and spiritual practitioner) living in Cayenne, French Guiana
, and his personal struggles to adapt to modern life in a French overseas departement while continuing to cure people from all walks of life thanks to his extensive knowledge of Saramaka cosmology and his profound experience as a healer.
Born in Cayenne, French Guiana
, Tamango (as he was called in childhood) grew up around the Yoruban vodoun religion of Guiana--his grandmother was a vodoun herbalist and healer.
They're really putting that marriage to the test - spending three months in Cayenne, French Guiana
, where, he tells us, they're coping with humidity, temperatures of 110 degrees or so, and ''jungle-y conditions.