OLAC Record

Title:Job's Pig Story
Documentation of Eibela
Contributor (researcher):Grant
Contributor (speaker):Job
Coverage:Papua New Guinea
Description:This is a recording of a story told by Job Usaye about when he was attacked by a pig as a boy. The transcription of this story may be found in session ailoa0112.
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.
In this story, Job is attacked by a pig, and left crippled in the forest for two days before being discovered.
Job Usaye is the chairman of the district surrrounding Wawoi Falls and the speaker telling the story. Grant Aiton is a PhD researcher recording the story in order to study the Eibela language.
Date of birth is approximate. Job is a pastor residing in Wawoi Falls
PhD Researcher conducting research on the Eibela language
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1054842%23
Publisher:Grant Aiton
James Cook University
Aimele language
English language
Subject (ISO639):ail


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1054842
DateStamp:  2018-09-26
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Search Info

Citation: Job (speaker); Grant (researcher). 2013-02-19. 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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