If you have Netflix, check out the first episode of "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown." He goes to Myanmar and sees a ferris wheel that moves entirely by people-power. The men who make the ferris wheel turn climb up on the bars and practically do acrobatics in the air! It's something that might be possible in the Fifth World.
It was an amazing performance. The YouTube videos I could find for "human-powered ferris wheel" were terribly boring by comparison. It made me think of what a traveling Fifth World circus might look like, carrying around old, repurposed relics like this. Probably a lot of acts like Cirque du Soleil. And of course, traveling from band to band and village to village, they could play an important role in helping spread news and information.
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