Mayan Languages Collection of Laura Martin

Colección de Lenguas Mayas de Laura Martin

Object Details

Collection LanguageMocho
Language PIDailla:119526
Title [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Title
TitleMayan Languages Collection of Laura Martin
Collector(s)Martin, Laura
Depositor(s)Martin, Laura
Project/Collector Website
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThis collection consists of audio recordings, transcriptions, translations and other field notes and articles created by Dr. Martin from 1973 to the present of the Mayan languages Q'anjob'al and Mocho.

Most of the Mocho recordings were digitized at the Center for American Indian Languages at the University of Utah.

The preservation of this collection was supported by the grant PD-50003-06 from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed herein do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
ReferencesMartin, Laura. (2000). "Parallelism and the spontaneous ritualization of ordinary talk: Three Mocho friends discuss a volcano." In Kay Sammons and Joel Sherzer, eds., Translating Native Latin American Verbal Art: Ethnopoetics and Ethnography of Speaking.