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A Conversation between a mother and a child -- hru_1914_chil_cry -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Title:
A Conversation between a mother and a child -- hru_1914_chil_cry -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1312259%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, Yachi Jebisow and Jaya Jebisow are interacting with Jaya's daughter Bajim Jebisow who is three years old. In this video, as the daughter cries the mother can be heard consoling her by changing her tone and tune in order to calm her down. The video is an attempt to capture the nature of interaction between a mother and a child. RECORDING CONDITIONS: Fairly quiet village surroundings; outdoors. Microphone: Superlux S502 stereo cardioid condensor microphone. Recorded on Marantz PMD 661 MK2 solid state recorder. Video recorded on Sony PJ 540 camcorder 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 Adobe Premiere Pro.
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.
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
Daughter of Mija (hru: Müdza) Sidasow, married to Labi Jebisow, and mother of 3 children: Norbu, Tusum, and Bajim Known as 'Mügzütchüm' (the short-tempered one). Original village: Tessa, moved after marriage to Buragaon
Badzüm is the third born of Jaya Jebisow and Labi Jebisow. She has two older siblings, Norbu Jebisow and Tusom Jebisow.
Subject language:
Hruso
English
Hindi
Language family:
Indo-Iranian
Indo-European
Germanic
Indic
Sino-Tibetan
Tibeto-Burman
Other coverage:
India
Other date:
2019-05-31
Other format:
video/mp4
image/jpeg
audio/x-wav
text/x-eaf+xml
Other subject:
Child language
Adult-child conversation
Hruso
English
Hindi
Other type:
Video
Image
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: Badzüm Jebisow
Contributor: Jaya Jebisow
Contributor: Yachi Jebisow
Contributor: Yaniam Chukhu
Publisher: University of Oxford
Publisher: Vijay D'Souza
Title: A Conversation between a mother and a child -- hru_1914_chil_cry -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Other coverage: India
Other date: 2019-05-31
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: image/jpeg
Other format: text/x-eaf+xml
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: Adult-child conversation
Other subject: Child language
Other subject: English
Other subject: Hindi
Other subject: Hruso
Other type: Audio
Other type: Image
Other type: Video