Researcher leaves room and says they will record traditional language when he comes back

Flint, Elwyn Henry Researcher leaves room and says they will record traditional language when he comes back. (Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173)

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Creator Flint, Elwyn Henry
Title Researcher leaves room and says they will record traditional language when he comes back
Recording Date 1965-05-19
Place of Recording Moa Island
Year available 2015
Contributor Tom Dutton
Andai Ware
Turu Levi
Series Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173
Type audio/wav
Source Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173, Box 51, Tape R304C, 619.207sec to 638.723sec.
Duration 19.516sec
Language eng
Rights Please contact the Fryer Library, The University of Queensland Library to inquire about this work.
License Creative Commons Attribution noncommercial no derivatives

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Subject Mabuiag / Kalaw Lagaw Ya / Kala Lagaw Ya
Genres Session organisation
Abstract/Summary This collection comprises written documents and recordings collected by Elwyn Flint, mostly as part of his long term research project in the 1960s, known as the Queensland Speech Survey. The survey includes recordings of Indigenous Languages spoken by Aboriginal people all over the state and those spoken in the Torres Strait Islands. It remains the largest and broadest collection of languages spoken in Queensland in the 20th century.
Keyword Aboriginal Australians -- Languages
Queensland Speech Survey
English Language -- Dialects – Australia
Advisory Statement Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander material and information accessed on this site may be culturally sensitive for some individuals and communities. The University of Queensland has approval from traditional owners and/or descendants of the people who participated in Elwyn Flint’s Queensland Speech Survey in the 1960s.
Acknowledgements This project is supported by the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program.
Researcher: You boys come out too?
Participant: Yes.
Researcher: (unclear)
Researcher: And then when I come back, we'll ask you to talk some language with Turu, eh?
Participant: Yes, alright.
Researcher: Just talk Pidgin now, (unclear) come back and we'll get you some language.
Researcher: Alright.
Identifier Group 304C

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Created: Fri, 15 May 2015, 08:54:24 EST by Mr Andrew Martlew on behalf of School of Languages and Cultures