OLAC Record

Title:Drawing of a Xinguan House
Organization of a Text Collection in Trumai, Aiming at its Scientific Documentation
Description:ENGLISH: Illustration of an Upper Xingu house, with a effigy of the Kwarup festivity in front of it. In the drawing - made by a Trumai student in 1995 - we can also see the words for 'house' and 'effigy' in the Trumai language. ----- PORTUGUÊS: Ilustração de uma casa xinguana, com um tronco da festa de Kwarup em sua frente. No desenho, feito por uma estudante Trumai em 1995, aparece também as palavras para 'casa' e 'tronco de Kwarup' na língua Trumai.
The purpose of the project is to document Trumai, a genetically isolate language spoken in Brazil. The archive consists of a collection of texts in the language, plus other kinds of materials relative to the Trumai culture, such as photos, drawings, songs, educational materials, etc.
Drawing of an Upper Xingu house, with comments.
The comments are in Portuguese and English.
The drawings were made by a Trumai student (Student-Ts).
Student-Ts is a native speaker of Trumai, but she is also fully bilingual in Portuguese. Her mother is Trumai, her father is Suyá. She is married with children.
Raquel is a Brazilian linguist. She has been working with the Trumai people since 1989. She has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from Rice University (Houston, Texas, U.S.A).
Documentation of Trumai
Publisher:Raquel Guirardello-Damian
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Trumai tradition
Portuguese language
English language
Subject (ISO639):por


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Citation: Student-Ts; Raquel. 1995-07-08. Raquel Guirardello-Damian.
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