Where Do We Need to Go From Here?

LANGUAGE DOCUMENTATION

ARCHIVING CONFERENCE

Video Installation

Last Whispers installation on language loss begins 2019 tour

Made in close collaboration with SOAS World Languages Institute and ELAR, Lena Herzog’s Last Whispers is an immersive video & sound installation and virtual reality experience, addressing the loss of world’s linguistic and cultural diversity. After its premiere at the Living & Dying Gallery of The British Museum adjacent to The Rosetta Stone, it is now scheduled to show […]

Last Whispers installation on language loss begins 2019 tour Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Eegimaa: plants, rituals & rice farming

Today on the ELAR blog, we are sharing the LAST short film from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. The film featured in this post was created from footage from the ELAR deposit Documentation of Gújjolaay Eegimaa (Basse-Casamance – Southern Senegal) deposited by ELDP grantee Serge Sagna. https://vimeo.com/214494220 Thank you to Anna, Remy, Serge, and

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Eegimaa: plants, rituals & rice farming Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Eastern Khanty

Today on the ELAR blog, we are sharing the next short film from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. The film featured in this post was created from footage from the ELAR deposit primary data of Vasyugan and Aleksandrovo dialects of Eastern Khanty deposited by ELDP grantee Andrey Filchenko. https://vimeo.com/220014407 Vasyugan river dialect

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Eastern Khanty Read More »

Meakambut at Amiñimba

Today on the ELAR blog, we are sharing some footage from the Meakambut ways of speaking: Audio-visual documentation of communication practices in a small semi-nomadic hunter-and-gatherer society in Papua New Guinea deposited by ELDP grantee Darja Hoenigman. https://vimeo.com/218653644 On this film, Darja writes: The Meakambut are a group of 62 tropical foragers living and moving in

Meakambut at Amiñimba Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Dulong (Trung)

This week on the ELAR blog, we are sharing the next short film from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. The film featured in this post was created from footage from the ‘Documentation and Description of Dulong (Trung)‘ deposit at ELAR, deposited by ELDP grantee Ross Perlin. https://vimeo.com/214516278 On this film, Ross wrote:

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Dulong (Trung) Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Documenting a Religious Minority: Zoroastrian Dari in Kerman

Today on the ELAR blog, we are sharing the next short film from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. The film featured in this post was created from footage from the ‘Documenting a religious minority: the Dari dialect of Kerman, Iran‘ deposited by ELDP grantee Saloumeh Gholami. https://vimeo.com/212897192 Thank you to Anna,

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Documenting a Religious Minority: Zoroastrian Dari in Kerman Read More »

El Trompo de Esteban Guadalupe, Yoloxóchitl, Guerrero

Last week on the ELAR blog, we shared this film which was created by Chouette Films from documentation from the ‘Yoloxochitl, Guerrero, Mexico Mixtec stories and other oral traditions‘ deposit at ELAR, deposited by ELDP grantee Jonathan D. Amith. This week on the blog, Jonathan is sharing footage from his documentation fieldwork: https://vimeo.com/209600990 On this film, Jonathan writes:

El Trompo de Esteban Guadalupe, Yoloxóchitl, Guerrero Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Yoloxóchitl

Today on the ELAR blog, we are sharing the next short film from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. The film featured in this post was created from footage from the ‘Yoloxochitl, Guerrero, Mexico Mixtec stories and other oral traditions‘ deposit at ELAR, deposited by ELDP grantee Jonathan D. Amith. https://vimeo.com/212918044 Thank

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Yoloxóchitl Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Paunaka – Bolivia

Today on the ELAR blog, we are sharing the next short film from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. The film featured in this post was created from footage from the ‘Documentation of Paunaka‘ deposit at ELAR, deposited by ELDP grantee Swintha Danielsen. https://vimeo.com/209402186 This video shows two of the few last speakers

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Paunaka – Bolivia Read More »

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Tobian (Hatohobei)

Today on the blog, we are sharing the third video from the video installation created by Anna and Remy Sowa of Chouette Films. This film was created from footage from the Tobian (Ramari Hatohobei) deposit at ELAR, deposited by ELDP grantees Bobby and Peter Black. https://vimeo.com/211530668 On this beautiful film, Bobby shared: The video begins with Tobi,

ELAR & Chouette Films Video Installation: Tobian (Hatohobei) Read More »