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Storytelling -- hru_1910_02_story -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Title:
Storytelling -- hru_1910_02_story -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1312299%23
IGS0277
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Yachi Jebisow (recorder)
Yaniam Chukhu (recorder)
Anu 'Tranje' Jebisow (consultant)
Publisher:
Vijay D'Souza
University of Oxford
Description:
In this session, Russon Dususow is narrating a story to her grandchildren Lumum Jebisow and Julio Jebisow about their mother Kejang Dususow's childhood. The team decided to shoot this session on the veranda of the bamboo house as lighting inside the house was not sufficient. The aim of the video was to capture stories of the people as much as possible before it becomes a transient memory. RECORDING CONDITIONS Fairly quiet village surroundings; outdoors. Microphone: Superlux S502 stereo cardioid condensor microphone. Recorded on Marantz PMD 661 MK2 solid state recorder. 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 VideoPad Video Editor. Video was recorded on Sony PJ 540 camcorder mounted on a tripod.
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.
In this video,Russon is narrating stories about her daughter Kejang Dususow.
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
Wife of Trombu Dususow and daughter-in-law of Rani Lumum and Drulyuw Dususow. Mother of 5 children. Original village: Bana
Lumum is daughter of Nima Jebisow and Kejang Jebisow. Original village: Buragaon
Julio is son of Nima Jebsiow and Kejang Jebisow. Original village: Buragaon Married to Jasmine Jebisow
Subject language:
Hruso
English
Hindi
Language family:
Indo-Iranian
Indo-European
Germanic
Indic
Sino-Tibetan
Tibeto-Burman
Other coverage:
India
Other date:
2019-05-25
Other format:
video/mp4
audio/x-wav
text/x-eaf+xml
Other subject:
Monologue
Storytelling
Hruso
English
Hindi
Other type:
Video
Audio
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: English
Subject language: Hindi
Subject language: Hruso
Language family: Germanic
Language family: Indic
Language family: Indo-European
Language family: Indo-Iranian
Language family: Sino-Tibetan
Geographic region: Asia
Geographic region: Europe
Contributor: Anu 'Tranje' Jebisow
Contributor: Julio Jebisow
Contributor: Lumum Jebisow
Contributor: Russon Dususow
Contributor: Yachi Jebisow
Publisher: University of Oxford
Publisher: Vijay D'Souza
Title: Storytelling -- hru_1910_02_story -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Other coverage: India
Other date: 2019-05-25
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: text/x-eaf+xml
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: English
Other subject: Hindi
Other subject: Hruso
Other subject: Monologue
Other subject: Storytelling
Other type: Audio
Other type: Video