Pisaflores Tepehua Collection of MacKay and Trechsel

Colección Tepehua de Pisaflores de MacKay y Trechsel

Object Details

Collection LanguageTepehua, Pisaflores
Language PIDailla:242270
Title [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Title
TitlePisaflores Tepehua Collection of MacKay and Trechsel
Collector(s)Trechsel, Frank R.
MacKay, Carolyn J.
Depositor(s)MacKay, Carolyn J.
Trechsel, Frank R.
Project/Collector Websitehttp://www.mackay-trechsel.com
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThis collection is one of the products of fifteen years of documentation of Pisaflores Tepehua, a language that previously was not described or documented. MacKay and Trechsel have published and produced recordings of stories, conversation, vocabularies and children's books. This collection contains audio recordings with transcriptions and translations into Spanish.

The funders of this research from 1986 to 2014 include Carolyn J. MacKay and Frank R. Trechsel, National Endowment for the Humanities (DEL PD-50016), Instituto Nacional de Lenguas Indígenas (INALI), National Science Foundation (Grant No. BCS-0132293), Endangered Language Fund, Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies, Inc. (FAMSI) and Ball State University.