Mopan Maya Collection of Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane

Colección del Maya Mopán de Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane

Object Details

Collection LanguageMopán
Language PIDailla:119676
Title [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Title
TitleMopan Maya Collection of Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane
Collector(s)Tanaka-McFarlane, Yuki
Depositor(s)Tanaka-McFarlane, Yuki
Project/Collector Website
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThis collections contains recordings in Belizean Mopan, a Mayan language of Belize, that were recorded by Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane in the course of her doctoral studies. Many of the materials gathered here are referenced and discussed in her 2018 Ph.D. thesis Documenting Belizean Mopan: An exploration on the role of language documentation and renewal from language ideological, affective, ethnographic, and discourse perspectives, which can also be found in the collection.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. BCS-1264199. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.