Recorded Event: Maria statue singsing
Primary Speech Variety: Tok Pisin
Secondary Speech Varieties: English
Date: 1998-07-26, 1998-08-04 Location: Wautogik Duration: 13:26
Description: Performance of the Womendep and another singsing that was part of a festival to honor the holy mother Maria
Note: recording comprises two separate events
Note: the dances were modified to suit the church occasion. I think they were originally sung in a foreign language.
Note: with commentary by researcher
- Lise Dobrin · Researcher, (F : 32) ~ American linguist, born Chicago 1966. Graduate student (linguistics, University of Chicago).
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