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Messenger (Mukow) -- hru_1253d_sasu_messenger -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Title:
Messenger (Mukow) -- hru_1253d_sasu_messenger -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1214100%23
IGS0277
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Sasu Sasusow (consultant)
Vijay D'Souza (researcher)
Publisher:
Vijay D'Souza
University of Oxford
Description:
Bundle numbers hru_1253a to 1253h are short stories of various genre and 2 songs by Sasu Sakrinsow (Sasusow), the best-known storyteller of Sakrin village. His narration style is quite simple and language easy to understand. These were recorded at Sasu's bamboo kitchen. Video: Recorded under extremely low light condition with Canon XA20, settings - Auto. Audio: Somewhat noisy and rainy village surroundings. Minimal echo thanks to bamboo walls. Micropone: Superlux S502 stereo cardioid condenser microphone. Audio recorded directly on Canon XA20 video camera using XLR inputs and extracted later using Any Video Converter software. Phantom power: 48V external supply with Millennium phantom power adapter. Recording Specs: Stereo, 48000 Hz, 32 bit float.
Son of Tsering Sasusow, married to Kusum Sasusow and the father of 7 children (Karmo (M), Sonam (M), Tage (M), Abu (M), Nulyom (F), Atsum (F) and Yali (F). Worked at ITBP from 1968-76. A respected elder of Sakrin Village, and well-known for his extensive knowledge of oral history (of myths and stories) and customary law. Original village: Sakrin, now resident in Thrizino
Born in Karnataka, India. Working in Northeast India as a Jesuit since 1999. Involved with Hrusso Aka orthography development and language support since 1999, having learned the language at Palizi while teaching. Currently doing a DPhil (PhD) in linguistics at the University of Oxford, UK (Thesis: A Grammar of Hrusso Aka). Founder and leader of the Hrusso Literature Team, formed in 2017.
Daughter of Achambu Sakrinsow. Original village: Sakrin, now resident in Thrizio
Subject language:
English
Hruso
Hindi
Language family:
Indo-Iranian
Indo-European
Germanic
Indic
Sino-Tibetan
Tibeto-Burman
Other coverage:
India
Other date:
2016-05-01
Other format:
audio/x-wav
video/mp4
Other subject:
storytelling
mythology
English
Hruso
Hindi
Other type:
Audio
Video
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Publisher: University of Oxford
Publisher: Vijay D'Souza
Title: Messenger (Mukow) -- hru_1253d_sasu_messenger -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Other coverage: India
Other date: 2016-05-01
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: English
Other subject: Hindi
Other subject: Hruso
Other subject: mythology
Other subject: storytelling
Other type: Audio
Other type: Video