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The work of a chief -- aiwoo024 -- Documenting Äiwoo
Title:
The work of a chief -- aiwoo024 -- Documenting Äiwoo
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1047184%23
0308
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Åshild Næss (researcher)
Luke Gitakulu (interviewer)
Buffet Bäpo (speaker)
Publisher:
Åshild Næss
University of Oslo
Description:
Buffet Bäpo and Luke Gitakulu talk about the duties of a village chief, sitting at the open meeting house in Nyimââ village.
The project documents oral texts on traditions and daily life in the Reef Islands, covering 8 villages and 73 speakers ranging in age from 15 to 93. The materials were recorded in September-October 2015.
Buffet Bäpo talks to Luke Gitakulu about the role of a village chief in settling conflicts in the village. Photo of Buffet Bäpo taken before the recording started and of Buffet Bäpo and Luke Gitakulu during the recording session.
The field researcher leading the project and managing the recording and transcription sessions.
Aka Tumwä Musa. From Otelo. Has previously worked for the Äiwoo Bible translation team. Worked as Field Assistant for the data collection in Otelo, Nyimââ, Laato and Nyiväle villages and participated in recruiting participants and explaining the project to local leaders, making practical arrangements, as well as participating as interviewer in recordings.
Aka Tumwä Tim. Village chief in Nyimââ. Comes from Nyimââ and is married to a local woman. I have also seen his name spelled 'Bophet'.
Subject language:
English
Ayiwo
Language family:
Papuan
Indo-European
Germanic
Other coverage:
Solomon Islands
Other date:
2015-09-08
Other format:
video/mp4
audio/x-wav
image/jpeg
text/x-eaf+xml
text/x-pfsx+xml
Other subject:
Discourse
English
Äiwoo
Other type:
Video
Audio
Image
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: Ayiwo
Subject language: English
Language family: Germanic
Language family: Indo-European
Language family: Papuan
Geographic region: Europe
Geographic region: Pacific
Contributor: Buffet Bäpo
Contributor: Luke Gitakulu
Contributor: Åshild Næss
Publisher: University of Oslo
Publisher: Åshild Næss
Title: The work of a chief -- aiwoo024 -- Documenting Äiwoo
Other coverage: Solomon Islands
Other date: 2015-09-08
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: image/jpeg
Other format: text/x-eaf+xml
Other format: text/x-pfsx+xml
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: Discourse
Other subject: English
Other subject: Äiwoo
Other type: Audio
Other type: Image
Other type: Video