Item 8 (MAN183i) - Book 3: Me & My Clothes, Learning Kwak'wala

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Book 3: Me & My Clothes, Learning Kwak'wala

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on cassette label text

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8 (MAN183i)

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  • 1980-1981 (Creation)
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1 audio cassette Type I (90 min.)

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Item consists of a recording of the Learning Kwak’wala book 3, Me & My Clothes, and it features Agnes Cranmer, Margaret Cook and Jay Powell engaging in vocabulary and grammar exercises in the workbook, Jay Powell asks the questions in English and Agnes Cranmer and Margaret Cook give the response in Kwak’wala; Side A: pages 4-26 , goes over parts of the body, whether or not they hurt, types of clothes, who the items belong to, where items are, different types of hats, colors, if the clothes are new, and numbers, and clothing worn at ceremonies (the vocabulary is on page 26 but the audio says pages 24-25 have the list) audio stops abruptly after the list. ; Side B: pages 24, 28-30, goes over the types of Kwakwa̱ka̱ʼwakw dances and how well someone can perform them, and the grammar to describe things "right at hand" and things "further away but visible, briefly refers to Kwakwa̱ka̱ʼwakw dances as "Indian Dances" in the English translation of the sentences. While Jay Powell says that the rest of the tape is a recording for Book 5, there was no other audio after that point. Recorded on both sides.

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Box 78

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[cc_0033_a] 82.8 MB sound recording (mp3): 45 min. 9 sec.; [cc_0033_b] 11.4 MB sound recording (mp3): 6 min. 14 sec.

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All rights reserved

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cc_0033_a; cc_0033_b

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Described by Victoria Alvarenga (ARST 596: Professional Experience) in February 2019

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  • Box: Vickie Jensen and Jay Powell Fonds Box 78