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Title: Dogon Tiranige Audio Files Open Access Deposited
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  • These recordings were made with a Tascam digital microphone.
  • Tiranige is a Dogon language spoken in villages on the high plateau near the western edge of the Dogon (Bandiagara) plateau, and in villages at the base of the cliffs and slopes leading down from the plateau to the sandy plains. As of May 2018 I am still working on a drafted Tiranige grammar which I hope to complete in 2019. The grammar draft currently ends with six short texts transcribed from dictation. The only audio recording is therefore labeled Text 07. The speakers are Amadou Toloba and Boubacar Toloba. Most but not all of it (17.5 minutes out of about 22) has been partially transcribed. The plan is to complete the grammar and to transcribe and translate at least Text 07.
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  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
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  • various
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  • 11/14/2019
  • 03/15/2019
To Cite this Work:
Heath, J. (2019). Dogon Tiranige Audio Files [Data set]. University of Michigan - Deep Blue.


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