Participant: Joe Guaigu

Also: Papa bilong Gerhard

Village: Wautogik · Sex: M · Age: 64

Description: fluent Arapesh speaker, worked as grade 1 teacher before retiring

Associated Recorded Events

  1. Interview about Gabuogi funeral (Tok Pisin) : 1998-01-09, Wautogik. [5:45] ~ Interview about the significance of the person who died
  2. Storying around (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-09-23, Wautogik. [31:50] ~ Unmonitored conversation with a small group of village participants
  3. An old man (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-09-03, Wautogik. [no recording] ~ traditional story
  4. The dog that became a girl (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-10-12, Wautogik. [7:20] ~ A fantastic tale, sworn to be true, of a human-animal transformation in recent history
  5. Language learning at Gabuogi funeral (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-01-09, Wautogik. [21:00] ~ elicitation of basic forms during a funeral gathering. People were sitting around and had time to devote to teaching.
  6. Talk about lands (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-01-23, Wautogik. [9:35] ~ Transcribed portion of discussion of land boundaries
  7. Sasim (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-09-09, Wautogik. [4:00] ~ traditional story
  8. Gathering to talk about lands (Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety) : 1998-01-23, Wautogik. [89:00] ~ A gathering of mature village men in order to clarify their understanding of their ancestral lands