Recorded Events

Recorded Event: History vs legend

Type: Interview

Primary Speech Variety: Tok Pisin

Date: Location: Woginara 1 Duration: 4:55

Description: A discussion in Tok Pisin about the difference between history and legend in the context of the stories people are telling for recording

Note: Not totally sure the secondary participants are correctly identified


  1. Koromen · Secondary, (F : ) Woginara ~ from Umanep
  2. Lise Dobrin · Researcher, (F : 32) ~ American linguist, born Chicago 1966. Graduate student (linguistics, University of Chicago).
  3. John Nasario · Primary, (M : ) Woginara ~ from Umanep
  4. Joseph Miyabah · Secondary, (M : c 40) Woginara ~ from Woginara I, Kubaren


Cassette cover scan (click to enlarge)

tape 21 (B)


  1. HistoryVsLegend