• Dinka_LuanyjangDialect_Jan-May2007_controlled_NounsSingularAndPural 

    Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh, 2013-09-02)
    The data are elicited Dinka utterances: collected through controlled elicitation, using English to convey the utterances to be translated to the speaker. The dialect is the Luanyjang variety, which is part of the Rek ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songIStaySeparate 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-03)
    This song belongs to the young men of the village of Dibalo (in the Ogot Konam area), who called themselves the “Germans”. This age-set, the Germans, danced with the Daughters of the Kwajwok clan of Paju for a long time ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songSomebodyWithoutDowry 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-24)
    The composer is trying to give advice to a friend who began to persuade a girl for marriage but he had no cows to pay the dowry. He says: My friend, son of Nyiyom, don't try to persuade any girl (for marriage). Don't try ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songSquattingNearTheCookingPlace 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-24)
    The recording at the center of this item is a song, composed by the performer. Traditionally, Shilluk men sit in lwak (= cattle byre) or under a tree during the daytime. After sunset, men gather in the centre of the village; ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songToKingAkwot 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-24)
    The recording at the center of this item is a song. The land can’t be good if people have no cows. Cows make the land beautiful and life becomes sweet, because lack of cows is poverty. And to the Shilluk people, if you ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songWorryingAboutMarriage 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-10)
    This song is about anxiety over marriage, which is very important, particularly for a woman. This is evident from the dedication of a child, a week’s time after birth. The boy is dedicated to defend the land, so his maternal ...
  • Francis Chol 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • FrancisBoywomoOpiti_Goats1 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2013-12-09)
    The Shilluk recording at the center of this item is a procedural narrative. Goats are very important to Shilluks. This short narrative shows how children take care of goats. They take the responsibility of looking after ...
  • FrancisBoywomoOpiti_Goats2 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2013-12-09)
    The Shilluk recording at the center of this item is a procedural narrative, the second part of an explanation about the role of goats in Shilluk culture. Part one was about children role in caring for them; part two is the ...
  • Garang Deng 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • General Catalogue [of recorded speech] 

    Abercombie, David; Aitken, Adam Jack; Altman, Gerry; Anthony, James K.; Arbor, Ann; Bard, E.G.; Barnes, P.F.R.; Bernstein, Basil; Brown, Keith; Brown, Roger; Cachia, Pierre; Carrington, Marry; Catford, Ian; Catford, John Cunnison; Chang, Pandora; Clark, John; Clarke, John; Clayre, Iain F.C.S.; Collinson, F.; Criper, Clive; Criper, Lindsay; Dewar, Ann; Fox, Anthony; Griggs, D.; Harris, Jimmy; Higgs, Jody; Hill, Trevor; Hutcheson, Sandy; Iles, Laurence A.; Iles, R.; James, Ross; Jischer – Jórgensen, Eli; Jones, Daniel; Judge, Sally; Ladd, Bob; Laver, John; Lhote, Elisabeth; Ludden, Brian; McAlister, J.; McKnight, J.D.; Milroy, Robert; Patch, Katherine; Renwick, William; Quirk, Randolph; Ritson, R.K.; Rutherford, Harry; Silverstein, Raymond; Smithers, G.V.; Strevens, Peter; Tait, R.V.; Traill, Anthony; Uldall, Elizabeth Theodora; Williams, Briony; Woolley, John S.; McNeill, Nancy Craig ((i) University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology, and Language Sciences. Department of Linguistics and English Language. (ii) University of Copenhagen (iii) University of Sydney (iv) University College London, 2013-10-23)
    The data contained within the “General Catalogue” are sound files (.WAV) made from original tapes recordings, made during the period of August 1949 – December 1997. This eclectic mix of recordings covers material that is ...
  • GeorgeAgyethDaak_songAjyangAndAkic 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert
    The recording at the center of this item is a Shilluk song. Ajyang and Akic were chiefs of Detwok. The army killed those two chiefs and burnt Detwok Village on 30 September 1964. The informants were Shilluks; they guided ...
  • GeorgeAgyethDaak_songKingAyang 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert
    The recording at the center of this item is a Shilluk song. King Ayang Anay was elected king in 1974. He was young at the time, but he was married; and marriage qualified him to become king. But some villages delayed; they ...
  • GeorgeAgyethDaak_songTheBoatOfTheArab 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert
    The recording at the center of this item is a Shilluk song. A boat carrying army went from Malakal to Akorwa in Mwomo in July 1965, and took every good thing into the boat. Then the army burnt the shrine, and Akorwa Village. ...
  • Hol Bor Group 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • Incipient tonogenesis in Phnom Penh Khmer: audio recordings 

    Kirby, James
    This dataset contains 24-bit, 44.1 KHz audio recordings of 16 speakers of Phnom Penh Khmer made as part of the study "Incipient tonogenesis in Phnom Penh Khmer: acoustic and perceptual studies". All recordings were made ...
  • Incipient tonogenesis in Phnom Penh Khmer: supplementary materials 

    Kirby, James
    This dataset contains supplementary materials to the paper "Incipient tonogenesis in Phnom Penh Khmer: acoustic and perceptual studies". It includes KlattGrid files used to generate perceptual data, anonymised perception ...
  • Isaiah Garang 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • James Aguer 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • JeremiahJwokpapyejGay_Hunting 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-03-04)
    The recording at the center of this item is a narrative. Hunting is an important economic activity to the Shilluk people. Hunting is done in the dry season after people have gathered in their crops. The narrator here is ...