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Growth of A Baby-girl into A Wife -- okiek_traditions003 -- A Preliminary Documentation of the Okiek Language of Kenya
Title:
Growth of A Baby-girl into A Wife -- okiek_traditions003 -- A Preliminary Documentation of the Okiek Language of Kenya
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1279427%23
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Zipporah (speaker)
Jane (researcher)
Jane (depositor)
Kirasi (consultant)
Francis (consultant)
Simotwo (researcher)
Louis (recorder)
Patrick (recorder)
Duncan (translator)
Shadrack (annotator)
Publisher:
Jane Akinyi Ngala Oduor
University of Nairobi
Description:
The speaker describes how the Okiek nurtured their girl from birth to initiation and up to marriage (when suitors came). She laments that this has changed.
Jane Oduor is the Okiek language documentor.
In this project the actor is a consultant as well as a community mobilizer
Francis Lesingo is very knowledgeable in Okiek language and culture. He introduced me (Jane Oduor)to the Okiek community in Nessuit.
Sila Kibet Simatwo is a PhD student working on Okiek language. His involvement as a researcher enabled to assist in this language documentation project. He learnt language ducumentation techniques alongside other members ofthe Okiek community. recording during this sessionthe laus in
Patrick works within the Okiek community as a social worker and community mobilizer. In this project he also assisted in community mobilization, video recording, translating and annotating.
Duncan is waiting to go to college. He completed secondary school education.
Subject language:
Okiek
Language family:
Nilo-Saharan
Other coverage:
Kenya
Other date:
2017-07-22
Other format:
audio/x-wav
video/mp4
text/x-pfsx+xml
text/x-eaf+xml
Other subject:
Discourse
Okiek
Other type:
Audio
Video
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: Okiek
Language family: Nilo-Saharan
Geographic region: Africa
Contributor: Duncan
Contributor: Francis
Contributor: Jane
Contributor: Kirasi
Contributor: Louis
Publisher: Jane Akinyi Ngala Oduor
Publisher: University of Nairobi
Title: Growth of A Baby-girl into A Wife -- okiek_traditions003 -- A Preliminary Documentation of the Okiek Language of Kenya
Other coverage: Kenya
Other date: 2017-07-22
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: text/x-eaf+xml
Other format: text/x-pfsx+xml
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: Discourse
Other subject: Okiek
Other type: Audio
Other type: Video