OLAC Record

Title:Howa:bi's twin
Documentation of Eibela
Contributor (researcher):Grant
Contributor (speaker):Howabi
Coverage:Papua New Guinea
Description:This is a recording of Howa:bi telling the story of his birth as one of two twins. The transcription of this story is available in session ailoa0118.
This project consists in the documentation of Eibela, also called Aimele (ISO-639 AIL), as part of a PhD project at James Cook University which will ultimately result in a grammar of the language along with a dictionary and a corpus of texts. Eibela is a severely endangered language with 300 speakers in Lake Campbell, Western Province in Papua New Guinea.
This is a recording of Howa:bi telling the story of his birth as one of two twins.
Howabi is an Eibela man living in Lake Campbell, and the speaker of the story. Grant Aiton is a PhD researcher recording the story in order to research the Eibela language.
PhD Researcher conducting research on the Eibela language
Date of birth is approximate.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1054836%23
Publisher:Grant Aiton
James Cook University
Subject:Oral History
Aimele language
English language
Subject (ISO639):ail


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
Description:  http://www.language-archives.org/archive/soas.ac.uk
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1054836
DateStamp:  2018-09-26
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Search Info

Citation: Grant (researcher); Howabi (speaker). 2013-03-05. Grant Aiton.
Terms: area_Europe area_Pacific country_GB country_PG iso639_ail iso639_eng

Inferred Metadata

Country: United KingdomPapua New Guinea
Area: EuropePacific

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