Documentation of Effutu


Documentation of Effutu

Language: Effutu
Depositor: Nana Agyeman
Location: Ghana
Deposit Id: 0175
ELDP Id: IGS0096
Level: Deposit

Summary of deposit

This collection will contain documentation on one of the three dialects of Awutu: Effutu, (ISO-639: afu, estimated population: 20-30 thousand), which is spoken in Winneba, a coastal town in the Central Region of Ghana, and other surrounding villages (50 12’ 0” North, 10 19’ 0” West). Effutu is a severely under-documented Guang (Kwa) language.

There will be a corpus of audio / video recordings and written texts, which will form the basis of a PhD thesis and be of use to the Effutu community for its ongoing literacy work, as well as for linguists and anthropologists of various backgrounds.

Group represented
Effutu community, in Winneba and other surrounding villages in Ghana's Central Region.

Language information
Effutu, or Efutu, is one of three dialects of Awutu (ISO 639-3: awu), spoken in the Coastal Region of Ghana.

Other information
This deposit is awaiting metadata.

Status

In process
Resources being prepared or online and partially searchable

Depositor

Nana Agyeman
Affiliation: SOAS University of London

Deposit Statistics

Data from 2017 December 14 to 2017 December 14
Deposit hits:1
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Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

interview with Rev. Kobina Taylor about his books in Ewutu (Efutu)

Recorded on: 2017-02-07




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

Word documents containing a list list of boat names, a short narration about boat names and other annotation of the boat names.

Recorded on: 2016-11-22




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

This bundle contain photos of various places in Essuekyir, a village near Winneba

Recorded on: 2017-01-17

Keywords: Awutu - Photo - Nana Ama Agyeman



Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

this bundle contains a wav file and its related ELAN transcription file of a fable

Recorded on: 2017-01-10




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

Wav files containing fables in Akan.

Recorded on: 2017-01-10




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

A wav and its related ELAN transcription file of a fable.

Recorded on: 2017-01-10




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

this wav file contains an interview about story telling tradition in Simpa

Recorded on: 2017-01-10




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

photos of fish on a mat outside for sun-drying; the fish has previously been salted; one of the methods for fish preservation in Simpa

Recorded on: 2017-03-08




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

photos of fish in salt; the next step of process is to bury the fish for some days to ferment it.

Recorded on: 2017-03-08




Deposit title: Documentation of Effutu

photos of smoked fish, earth oven for fish smoking, and some fish smoking processes.

Recorded on: 2017-03-08