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oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1055188

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Title:The myth of Waija
ailrt0276
Documentation of Eibela
Contributor (researcher):Grant
Contributor (speaker):Sawaka
Coverage:Papua New Guinea
Date:2013-09-10
Description:This is an untranscribed and untranslated recording of Sawaka telling the myth of Lake Campbell. This story is only available to ethnic Eibela with a land rights claim to Lake Campbell.
This project consists in the documentation of Eibela, also called Aimele (ISO-639 AIL), as part of a PhD project at James Cook University which will ultimately result in a grammar of the language along with a dictionary and a corpus of texts. Eibela is a severely endangered language with 300 speakers in Lake Campbell, Western Province in Papua New Guinea.
This is an untranscribed and untranslated recording of Sawaka telling the myth of Lake Campbell.
Sawaka is an Eibela man living in Wawoi Falls and Lake Campbell. Grant Aiton is a PhD researcher recording the story in order to research the Eibela language.
PhD Researcher conducting research on the Eibela language
Date of birth is approximate.
Format:audio/x-wav
Identifier:oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1055188
SG0388
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1055188%23
Publisher:Grant Aiton
James Cook University
Subject:myth
Aimele language
English language
Subject (ISO639):ail
eng
Type:Audio

OLAC Info

Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1055188
DateStamp:  2018-09-26
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Search Info

Citation: Grant (researcher); Sawaka (speaker). 2013-09-10. Grant Aiton.
Terms: area_Europe area_Pacific country_GB country_PG iso639_ail iso639_eng

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Country: United KingdomPapua New Guinea
Area: EuropePacific


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