Sapé (Socio)Linguistic Documentation Corpus

Corpus de documentación (socio)lingüística del Sapé

Object Details

Collection LanguageSapé
Language PIDailla:119555
Title [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Title
TitleSapé (Socio)Linguistic Documentation Corpus
Collector(s)Rosés Labrada, Jorge Emilio
Medina, Francia
Depositor(s)Rosés Labrada, Jorge Emilio
Medina, Francia
Project/Collector Website
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionMaterials on Sapé (a.k.a. Kaliana or Kariana; ISO: spc/Glottcode: sape1238) collected as part of an Endangered Languages Fund 2016 Language Legacies project. These materials come from fieldwork conducted by Jorge Emilio Rosés Labrada and Francia Medina in the community of Kavaimakén (Upper Paragua River, Venezuela) in 2017 with the late Ramón Quimillo Lezama. The collection includes re-elicitation and translation of an audio file collected in 1964 by Ernest Migliazza (part of his AILLA collection: as well as a sociolinguistic interview with Quimillo and a Swadesh 100 wordlist.

Additionally, the collection includes materials recorded in 1999 with the late Elena Lezama.
ReferencesRosés Labrada, Jorge Emilio and Francia Medina. 2019. Sapé (Venezuela) — Language Snapshot. Language Documentation and Description, 16: 169-175