OLAC Record

Title:Peace tells her life story
0136-Peace tells her life story
A description and documentation of Avatime
Contributor:Peace Akoto (Consultant)
Manfred Apati (Transcriber)
Sammy Kwami Oboni (Interviewer)
Wisdom Ekissi (Translator)
Description:This story was recorded in Amedzofe at a meeting with 10 elderly people. The 10 people were divided into two groups and we talked with each group for an hour. In the first session Sammy interviewed the first five people about what has changed since they were young and what they think Amedzofe will be like in the future. In the second session, Sammy asked the other five people to tell their life stories and then asked if there were other stories or folk tales they could tell.In this recording, Peace tells her life story. This was part of the second session.This recording has been transcribed by Manfred, but has not been typed up.Sammy asks Peace about her life. Peace tells her life story. Sammy asks some questions about it, which she answers. At the end, Wisdom translates the story to English for us. The English translation is only included on the audio recording.The questions and story are in Avatime, Wisdom then translate into English.Sammy asks Peace about her life. Wisdom translates into English. There were six other people present, Saskia, Rebecca, Dagadu, Yawa, Awua and Mamavi.
Language_Name: Avatime Language_Region: Africa Language_Country: Ghana Project_Status: Complete Year: 2008 Start_Date: 2008-05-01 End_Date: 2008-12-31
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI583583%23
Publisher:Saskia Van Putten
Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL)
Undetermined language
Avatime (Dominant)
English language
Subject (ISO639):und


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI583583
DateStamp:  2016-09-27
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Citation: Peace Akoto (Consultant); Manfred Apati (Transcriber); Sammy Kwami Oboni (Interviewer); Wisdom Ekissi (Translator). 2008-10-02. Saskia Van Putten.
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Country: United Kingdom
Area: Europe

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