MPI-PL Archive

Naaki_locint
In this session, Naaki is interviewed about various local points relating to Missão Tiriós (so as to get pointing gestures).
Nasau
In this session, Nasau talks about his life.
SimJon_Ms10_11
In this session, Jonas narrates the Maus clips 10 and 11 to Simehtu.
SimJon_Ms14_15
In this session, Simehtu narrates the Maus clips 14 and 15 to Jonas.
Nursery
This session contains about 1 1/2 hours of normal daily (morning) activity in the nursery -- people come in to talk to the nurse and get medicine. 70% of the time, there's nothing; in the rest, there are short conversations (exchanges with the nurse, usually with translators; conversations between the patients and the translators/helpers; or conversations among the patients themselves).
Onore_Marajaime_2
In this session, Sérgio asks Onore and Marajaimë to say words in the Akuriyó language. Halfway through the recording, João do Vale joined us and started talking to them about the old times in Tiriyó. Near the end, Wekïimae joined, and started talking to the three people about the Akuriyó language.
tipite_Nasau
In this session, Nasau explains how the Tiriyós prepare their fields.
Samuwaka
This sessions contains a narrative about the old village of Samuwaka, which no longer exists. It is based on what the narrator remembers having heard from his father.
Demet_DemQst
In this session, Demetrio answers the demonstrative questionnaire.
Sim_ContrDems
In this session, Simehtu first identifies himself, and then plays the walnut game and does the contrastive demonstrative task with Sérgio.
ariweime_Asehpe
In this session, Asehpë narrates the story of the cayman -- a mythical narrative. NB: only the second half of the story is preserved in the media file.
VicDem_MenTr2
Vicente (matcher) describes the Men-and-tree pictures (game 2) to Demetrio. (This time, we try picture-to-object matching).
Jonas_intview
In this session, Jonas was interviewed about his background.
SimJon_Route2a
Simehtu (director) describes the director path no. 2 to Jonas.
punishment
This session contains a number of sub-sessions, with various different speech events relating to Renato's punishment (for having stabbed and almost killed another young man a few days before the date of the recording). There are speeches at him (by Nasau, etc.), accusing him of being a bad example; there are complaints by people from the family of Renato's victim; and there's the scene of his punishment (I recorded the moment he was whipped; the lashes are clearly audible).
SimJon_MenTr2
Simehtu (matcher) describes the Men-and-tree pictures (game 2) to Jonas.
SimJon_MenTr4
Simehtu (matcher) describes the Men-and-tree pictures (game 4) to Jonas.
wepininpe_Asehpe
In this session, Asehpë narrates the story of the 'wëpïnïnpë' - the bad shooter, the man who couldn't shoot.
Nasau_Frikel
In this session, Nasau comments on photos of old Tiriyó artifacts, from Frikel's book on Tiriyó material culture. Sérgio shows the pictures and asks questions while Nasau answers.
Animals
This sessions contains a number of short descriptions, reacting to the interviewer (Sérgio). Sérgio asks about a given word, and Nasau explains it. The first questions are about colors and patterns, but the largest part is about animals.