Recorded Event: Ecec Bedowokum
Type: Narrative: Traditional
Primary Speech Variety: Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety
Secondary Speech Varieties: Tok Pisin
Date: 1998-08-30 Location: Wautogik and Charlottesville Duration: 5:09
Description: Story of how Wautogik got the Gumarəm dance
Note: notebook: a.38-39
Note: Text dictated by the primary speaker. Transcript read aloud by Andrew Moutu, Charlottesville, VA, February 2007
- Pita Kwainger · Primary, (M : c 75) Wautogik ~ fluent Arapesh speaker
- Lise Dobrin · Researcher, (F : 32) ~ American linguist, born Chicago 1966. Graduate student (linguistics, University of Chicago).
- Andrew Moutu · Reader, (M : c 40) Wautogik ~ born in Rabaul, studied at UPNG, worked at the PNG National Museum, PhD in Anthropology from Cambridge. Speaks Arapesh well, but not fully fluent.
- Ecec Bedowokum