OLAC Record

Title:Photos From Ox Ploughing
Linguistic and ethnographic documentalion of Western dialecls of Nyenkha spoken in the Phobjikha valley in
Contributor (consultant):Jamtsho
Dorju Phub
Contributor (interviewer):Wangchuk
Contributor (photographer):Yangchen
Contributor (recorder):Ugyen
Contributor (researcher):Wangchuk
Description:This session shows some photographs taken during the interview on traditional ox ploughing at Phobjikha. There are a number of people involved in this ELDP survey such as researcher, interviewer, language consultants, recorders, photographers and other viewers and audiences, as shown pictures.
Yangchen is a student and lives in Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan. She speaks Kurtoekha as her native langauge and employed as helper for this project.
Jamtsho is a Gup (local leader) of Phobji Gewog (council) and native speaker of Nyenkha. He is employed as a language consultant as well as regional host who selects speaker/language consultant, provide basic facilities (family host) and arrange all necessary things. The research team was really grateful to him for providing all necessary requirements for this ELDP project.
Dorji Phub is a Nyenkha speaker and lives at Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, Bhutan. He is gifted with talented skill in singing traditional ox songs (other songs as well) weaving traditional carrying bamboo baskets and so on. He is famous for his contribution to traditional artefact and other cultural values.
Wangchuk is a PhD researcher at the University of Essex. He is PI, from Phonjikha and a native speaker of Nyenkha.
Sati is 50 years old and a native speaker of Nyenkha. He is a community representative (mang-mi in Nyenkha/Dzongkha) for local government in Pjobjikha council. He is also well-versed in all local traditions passed down from great ancestors. He studied until primary level from Phobjikha Primary School which upgrade to Higher Secondary and Central School from 2015.
Ugyen works for the DDC office and employed as RA with Wangchuk Rinzin. He is a native of Tshangla and uses Dzongkha and English as the national language and international language, respectively.
Wangchuk is a PhD researcher at the University of Essex. He is PI, from Phonjikha who and a native speaker of Nyenkha.
Yangchen is a student and lives in Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan. She is native speaker of Kurtoekha and employed as a helper for this project.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1271967%23
Subject:Procedural Narrative
Nyenkha language
Subject (ISO639):neh


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1271967
DateStamp:  2019-04-08
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Citation: Yangchen (photographer); Jamtsho (consultant); Dorju Phub (consultant); Wangchuk (interviewer); Sati (consultant); Ugyen (photographer); Wangchuk (researcher); Ugyen (recorder); Yangchen (recorder). 2018-04-18. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Asia country_BT iso639_neh

Inferred Metadata

Country: Bhutan
Area: Asia

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