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oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1312265

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Title:A Playful Conversation
hru_1913_chil_lang
Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Contributor:Sonam Miji
Tayin Sichisow
Azad Khabisow
Theresa Jebisow
Contributor (consultant):Anu 'Tranje' Jebisow
Contributor (recorder):Yachi Jebisow
Yaniam Chukhu
Coverage:India
Date:2019-05-31
Description:In this session, Azad Khabisow, Miji Sonam, Tayin Sichisow and Theresa Jebisow of Buragaon village are engaged in a playful conversation amongst themselves. All the participants were below the age of 5 and as the video unfolds, the participants can be heard engaging in different topic with words as well sound. The aim of the video is to capture the nature of language spoken by children. The session was recorded on the general football field of Buragaon. The session recording had to stopped occasionally because of the vehicles movement on the road. But so far, the recording condition was favorable. Fairly quiet village surroundings; outdoors. Microphone: Superlux S502 stereo cardioid condensor microphone. Recorded on Marantz PMD 661 MK2 solid state recorder. Video recorded on Sony PJ 540 camcorder Phantom power: 48V external supply with Millennium phantom power adapter. Recording Specs: Stereo, 48000 Hz, 32 bit float. Audio recorded separately and mixed later with video using Adobe Premiere Pro.
Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh DESCRIPTION: This is a collection of Audio, video and textual language resources in Hrusso Aka, a language spoken by about 4000 speakers in the West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh, India. Hrusso Aka is an interesting language because of its dissimilarities with other languages in the region. It is highly endangered due to the ongoing rapid language shift to Hindi. This collection contains various genre of natural and elicited language forms such as stories, mythology, conversations, songs, dances, word lists etc, and has been made possible by an IGS scholarship by ELDP and a long-standing collaboration between the researcher and members of the Hrusso Aka community.
Daughter of Nima and Kejang Jebisow. A member of the Aka (Hrusso) Literature Team, formed in 2017, under the leadership of Vijay D'Souza. Original village: Buragaon
A member of the Hrusso Aka Language Documentation team from April 2019. Native village: Yazali, Lower Subansiri. Post graduate in Media and Cultural Studies, TISS, Mumbai.
Daughter of Nima and Kejang Jebisow, and is married to an Apatani ('Chandu' Mihin Chada). The couple is temporarily residing in Buragaon for business. In the first year of recording, she ran a shop. She is fluent in Hrusso Aka and a very good public speaker. She takes an active role in women's self-help groups coordinated by UFS nuns and AJS at Buragaon, and has recently become the co-ordinator of the self-help goups of East and West Kameng Districts. Also know as 'Tranje'. A member of the Aka (Hrusso) Literature Team, formed in 2017, under the leadership of Vijay D'Souza. Original village: Buragaon
Sonam Miji is daughter of Nikim Sorisow and Gulo Miji
Tayin is daughter of Girim Sichisow and Anish Sichisow.
Azad Khabisow is son of Anita Khabisow and Nikhi Khabisow
Theresa Jebisow is daughter of Ajay Jebisow and Rilim Jebisow.
Format:image/jpeg
video/mp4
audio/x-wav
text/x-eaf+xml
Identifier:oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1312265
IGS0277
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1312265%23
Publisher:Vijay D'Souza
University of Oxford
Subject:Child language
Conversation
Hruso language
English language
Hindi language
Subject (ISO639):hru
eng
hin
Type:Image
Video
Audio

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Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1312265
DateStamp:  2019-06-29
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Citation: Yachi Jebisow (recorder); Yaniam Chukhu (recorder); Anu 'Tranje' Jebisow (consultant); Sonam Miji; Tayin Sichisow; Azad Khabisow; Theresa Jebisow. 2019-05-31. Vijay D'Souza.
Terms: area_Asia area_Europe country_GB country_IN iso639_eng iso639_hin iso639_hru

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Country: United KingdomIndia
Area: AsiaEurope


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