OLAC Record

Title:The devil and the pastor's wife (Betty)
Documentation and description of Koro, an Oceanic language of Papua New Guinea
Contributor (consultant):Betty
Contributor (researcher):Jessica
Coverage:Papua New Guinea
Description:Betty tells a story of when she stayed with the Pastor's wife and a devil came to the house. Recorded inside John Kris's haus boi, with Betty facing the road and the bush, with the beach behind her and the village to her left. John Kris comes about halfway through the recording. Mary Clara is in the background.
Koro is an Oceanic (Austronesian) language spoken by several hundred people on Manus and Los Negros islands, approximately 200 miles off the north coast of the Papua New Guinea mainland. This documentation consists primarily of recorded narratives and conversations in the Papitalai dialect, spoken in Papitalai, Riu Riu, and Naringel villages.
Married to John Kris Hinduwan. Grew up in Kavieng. Passed away in 2018.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1306267%23
Publisher:Jessica Cleary-Kemp
Subject:Narrative (stimulus response)
Tok Pisin language
Subject (ISO639):tpi


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OAI Info

OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1306267
DateStamp:  2019-06-05
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Search Info

Citation: Jessica (researcher); Betty (consultant). 2013-07-28. Jessica Cleary-Kemp.
Terms: area_Pacific country_PG iso639_tpi

Inferred Metadata

Country: Papua New Guinea
Area: Pacific

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