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Unangam Tunuu (Aleut language) Conversation Corpus

Unangam Tunuu (Aleut language) Conversation Corpus

Language: Unangam Tunuu (Aleut language) [ale]

Depositor: Alice Taff

Location: United States

Summary of deposit

This deposit consists of audio and video recordings of speakers of Unangam Tunuu (Aleut language), spoken on the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands, Alaska, resulting from fieldwork conducted between November 2003 and March 2006. The principal genre is spontaneous conversation between fluent speakers.

Group represented

Indigenous Unangax̂ (Aleut) people of the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands, USA

Language information

Unangam Tunuu, Aleut, Unangan, Unangas, Unangax^

Deposit contents

The deposit comprises around 250 audio and video files, as well as time-aligned transcriptions and English translations of many of the recordings.

The original .doc files have been migrated to XHTML files (with extension .html) with the same content.

Special Characteristics

This is the sole archived collection of spontaneous conversations among fluent speakers of Unangam Tunuu.

Acknowledgement

Users of any part of the collection should cite the depositor, Alice Taff, as the collector, ELDP as the funder, and the individual speakers, by name, whose words or images are used.

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