Documentation of Brazilian Tuyuka, Brazil


Documentation of Brazilian Tuyuka, Brazil

Language: Tuyuka
Depositor: Nathalie Pires Vlcek
Location: Brazil
Deposit Id: 0300
ELDP Id: SG0279
Level: Deposit

Group represented
Tuyuka

Language information
Tuyuka is an Eastern Tukano language spoken by approximately one thousand people distributed in some twenty communities in Brazilian and Colombian territories in northwestern Amazonia.

Deposit contents
The scope of this project is to study the Tuyuka language as it is used in communities served by the Tuyuka indigenous school, and to aid the schools efforts toward language maintenance. The school serves five communities in Brazilian and Colombian territories: So Pedro, Cachoeira Comprida, Fronteira, Papunha and Bella Vista, and my fieldwork will be conducted primarily in the first two, on the Brazilian side of the upper Tiqui river. Tuyuka is an Eastern Tukano language spoken by approximately one thousand people distributed in some twenty communities in Brazilian and Colombian territories in northwestern Amazonia.

Status

Forthcoming
Resources yet to be deposited

Depositor

Nathalie Pires Vlcek
Affiliation: Doctoral student at the Linguistic Graduate Programme at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

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An ELAN tutorial directed, edited, translated and triscribed by the indigenous community.

Recorded on: 2013-11-22




A commic short narrative about a cutia.

Recorded on: 2014-04-08




A commic short narrative about a tortoise.

Recorded on: 2014-04-08




This session is the product of an intense research between the Tuyuka Indigenous Documentation Team and the Researcher. Video and audio of an elicitantion of the Swadesh list in Tuyuka, made together with indigenous researchers.

Recorded on: 2014-04-10