OLAC Record

Title:Types of Snakes
Organization of a Text Collection in Trumai, Aiming at its Scientific Documentation
Description:ENGLISH: Drawings made by a Trumai student, showing kinds of snakes found in the Xingu region. Each kind is presented with its respective name in the Trumai language. ----- PORTUGUÊS: Desenhos feitos por um estudante Trumai, mostrando tipos de cobra encontrados no Xingu. Cada tipo é apresentado com seu respectivo nome 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.
Drawings of various types of snakes, with comments.
The comments are in Portuguese and English.
The drawings were made by Speaker22.
Speaker22 is a native speaker of Trumai, but he is also fully bilingual in Portuguese. His mother is Trumai, his father is Suyá. He spent his childhood in the Steinen village. Nowadays he lives in the city of Canarana, where his father works. Speaker11 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: Speaker22; Raquel. 1996-11-06. Raquel Guirardello-Damian.
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