OLAC Record

Ru'u about the arrival of the Germans
Contributor (compiler):GC
Coverage:French Polynesia
North Marquesas
Nuku Hiva
Description:In this session we hear the continuation (3.part) a traditional Marquesan chant (ru'u, a kind of a cappella) about the arrival of the Germans at Taipivai (Nuku Hiva) during the 1st World War. The ru'u was a meduim in old Marquesan society to comment on events and it often expresses opinions and attitudes towards the events or persons being sung about.
Identifier (URI):https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-0001-3BF0-C
Is Part Of:DoBeS archive : Marquesan team
Language:North Marquesan; Marquesan, North
Language (ISO639):mrq
Publisher:The Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Subject:North Marquesan language
Marquesan, North
Subject (ISO639):mrq
Type (DCMI):Sound


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OaiIdentifier:  oai:www.mpi.nl:tla_1839_00_0000_0000_0001_3BF0_C
DateStamp:  2021-12-13
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Citation: GC (compiler). n.d. DoBeS archive : Marquesan team.
Terms: area_Pacific country_PF dcmi_Sound iso639_mrq

Inferred Metadata

Country: French Polynesia
Area: Pacific

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