OLAC Record

Title:Personal Narrative - The eBario Project, Part 3
Documentation of the Kelabit language, Sarawak, Malaysia
Contributor (annotator):Florance Lapu Apu
Charlotte Hemmings
Contributor (researcher):Charlotte Hemmings
Contributor (speaker):Lucy Bulan
Description:Lucy continues her story of how the eBario project got started and brought the internet, telephones and better telecommunications to Bario. In this recording, Lucy recalls how they were first connected to the internet on 11th September 2001, only to discover about the events in America that same day. She then describes the launch ceremony that was held in Bario for the eBario project and attended by government ministers and other important people. She also describes how shortly after launching eBario, she was invited to Washington DC, along with her neice, Dr Poline Bala, to receive an award for the project on behalf of UNIMAS. Finally, she reflects on the advantages that the eBario project has brought about for the children at the Secondary School in Bario and how they are no longer left behind in terms of their technology skills. This recording contains the final part of the story. For the beginning, see Part 1 (BAR21082014CH_05) and Part 2 (BAR21082014CH_06). The following equipment was used: Zoom H4N, lavallier mic, wind gag, Canon EOS 60D, Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM Lens. The recording is in mono and wav format.
This is a project documenting and describing the Kelabit language of Northern Sarawak, Malaysia. It includes directed elicitation sessions and naturalistic texts in a range of genres, transcribed and translated in ELAN. The project was funded by a scholarship from the Wolfson Foundation
Born in Pa Main, currently lives in Bario
Born in Pa Umur, living in Bario at time of recording.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1315480%23
Publisher:Charlotte Hemmings
University of Oxford
Subject:Naturalistic Text
Personal Narrative
Kelabit language
Kelabit - Bario
English language
Subject (ISO639):kzi


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1315480
DateStamp:  2019-07-29
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Citation: Charlotte Hemmings (researcher); Florance Lapu Apu (annotator); Charlotte Hemmings (annotator); Lucy Bulan (speaker). 2014-08-21. Charlotte Hemmings.
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Country: United KingdomMalaysia
Area: AsiaEurope

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