Autobiographical Memories for Very Negative Events: The Effects of Thinking about and Rating Memories

Autobiographical Memories for Very Negative Events: The Effects of Thinking about and Rating Memories

Date: February 1, 2010
Creator: Rubin, David C.; Boals, Adriel & Klein, Kitty
Description: Article on autobiographical memories for very negative events and the effects of thinking about and rating memories.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Amish Teacher Dialogues with Teacher Educators: Research, Culture, and Voices of Critique

Amish Teacher Dialogues with Teacher Educators: Research, Culture, and Voices of Critique

Date: September 2005
Creator: Zehr, Henry; Moss, Glenda & Nichols, Joe
Description: Article discussing a collaborative project to examine literature and research on the Amish culture.
Contributing Partner: UNT Dallas
The History Engine: Doing History with Digital Tools

The History Engine: Doing History with Digital Tools

Date: September 9, 2009
Creator: Nelson, Robert K.; Nesbit, Scott & Torget, Andrew J., 1978-
Description: Article on the History Engine Project, an online archive consisting of thousands of narratives written and contributed by undergraduates.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
The Diaries of John Gregory Bourke: Volume 3, June 1, 1878-June 22, 1880

The Diaries of John Gregory Bourke: Volume 3, June 1, 1878-June 22, 1880

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Date: October 15, 2007
Creator: Bourke, John Gregory
Description: John Gregory Bourke kept a monumental set of diaries beginning as a young cavalry lieutenant in Arizona in 1872, and ending the evening before his death in 1896. As aide-de-camp to Brigadier General George Crook, he had an insider's view of the early Apache campaigns, the Great Sioux War, the Cheyenne Outbreak, and the Geronimo War. Bourke's writings reveal much about military life on the western frontier, but he also was a noted ethnologist, writing extensive descriptions of American Indian civilization and illustrating his diaries with sketches and photographs. Previously, researchers could consult only a small part of Bourke's diary material in various publications, or else take a research trip to the archive and microfilm housed at West Point. Now, for the first time, the 124 manuscript volumes of the Bourke diaries are being compiled, edited, and annotated by Charles M. Robinson III, in a planned set of eight books easily accessible to the modern researcher. Volume 3 begins in 1878 with a discussion of the Bannock Uprising and a retrospective on Crazy Horse, whose death Bourke called "an event of such importance, and with its attendant circumstances pregnant with so much of good or evil for the settlement between ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
The Narration in a Narrative

The Narration in a Narrative

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Peak, Alexandra & Rodman, Barbara
Description: Poster for the 2012 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the narration of a narrative.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Patchwork Paraphrasing in 'The Clensyng of Mannes Sowle: Comparing Pepys 2125 to Bodley 923

Patchwork Paraphrasing in 'The Clensyng of Mannes Sowle: Comparing Pepys 2125 to Bodley 923

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: DeLaughter, Amy & Smith, Nicole D.
Description: Poster presentation for the 2012 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This presentation discusses research on an excerpt of a confessional narrative in an early 15th century manuscript known as Cambridge, Magdalene College, Pepys 2125 against 'The Clensyng of Mannes Sowle', found in Oxford, Bodleian Library, Bodley 923.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Poetry entitled Um Ba Khudaye by Raja Tasleem Khan

Poetry entitled Um Ba Khudaye by Raja Tasleem Khan

Date: July 2003
Creator: Raja Tasleem Khan
Description: Recording of Raja Tasleem Khan reciting the poem "um ba khudaye," in the Srinagar dialect.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Poetry entitled Um Ba Khudaye by Raja Safdar Ali Khan

Poetry entitled Um Ba Khudaye by Raja Safdar Ali Khan

Date: July 2003
Creator: Khan, Raja Safdar Ali
Description: Recording of Raja Safdar Ali Khan reciting the popular poem "um ba Khudaye" in the Srinagar dialect.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of a Black and White Thread Ball by Laila Khan

Story of a Black and White Thread Ball by Laila Khan

Date: May 29, 2010
Creator: Khan, Laila
Description: A reciting of "A Black and White Thread Ball" by Laila Khan in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a young shepherd abandons his duties in order to court a girl who was born out of gold and silver to poor parents.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of Baadil Jamaal by Laila Khan #2

Story of Baadil Jamaal by Laila Khan #2

Date: May 29, 2010
Creator: Khan, Laila
Description: Narrative by Laila Khan in which she recites "Baadil Jamaal," in the Hunza dialect. In this popular tale, a young man and a fairy fall in love.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of Baadil Jamaal by Laila Khan

Story of Baadil Jamaal by Laila Khan

Date: Summer 2009
Creator: Khan, Laila
Description: Recitation of "Baadil Jamaal" narrated by Laila Khan in the HUnza dialect. This popular story tells of the love between a price named Gakase Peibuluk and a fairy named Baadil Jamaal.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of a Princess by Mimi

Story of a Princess by Mimi

Date: Spring 2004
Creator: Mimi
Description: Recording of Mimi reciting "the Story of a Princess," in the Srinagar dialect. This is a popular story told to children, and tells the story of a Burusho princess.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of Hira and Moti by Huma Safdar

Story of Hira and Moti by Huma Safdar

Date: June 2008
Creator: Safdar, Huma
Description: Recording of Huma Safdar reciting "Hira and Moti," in the Srinagar dialect. This is a popular story told amongst Srinagar burushos.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of Shuwa Wau by Namak Alam

Story of Shuwa Wau by Namak Alam

Date: May 5, 2010
Creator: Alam, Namak
Description: Recording of Namak Alam reciting "Shuwa wau," in the Yasin dialect. This is a popular story that shows the importance of good morals in life.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of the Fox and the Rooster by Raja Safdar Ali Khan

Story of the Fox and the Rooster by Raja Safdar Ali Khan

Date: June 2004
Creator: Khan, Raja Safdar Ali
Description: Recording of Raja Safdar Ali Khan reciting "the Fox and the Rooster," in the Srinagar dialect. This popular story tells of a hungry fox and a boastful rooster, and advises children to be way of how they speak and act.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Recording by Duwar Muneeb on the Story of Shari Bano in a Swing

Recording by Duwar Muneeb on the Story of Shari Bano in a Swing

Date: June 2, 2010
Creator: Muneeb, Duwar
Description: Recording of Duwar Muneeb telling the story of Shari Bano Ghele Gato, or Shari Bano o a swing, in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski. Shari Bano would swing on the swing of a juniper tree and sing songs and recite poetry.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
A personal narrative of family history by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan

A personal narrative of family history by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan

Date: July 2003
Creator: Khan, Raja Sakhawat Ali
Description: Recording of {Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan reciting a personal narrative of his family history in the Srinagar dialect. He recalls how his ancestry came to Srinagar. He tells of his fathers, and his brothers and their children, and his own children, and what they work as.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Historical Account of Cultural Events by Bakhtawar Shah

Historical Account of Cultural Events by Bakhtawar Shah

Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Shah, Bakhtawar
Description: Recording of Bakhtawar Shah reciting a narrative over a cultural event in the Nagar dialect.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Conversation with Gul Naseen discussing the Song of the Barguun Song

Conversation with Gul Naseen discussing the Song of the Barguun Song

Date: May 26, 2010
Creator: Naseen, Gul
Description: Recording of Gul Nasreen discussing“The Song of Barguun” in the Hunza dialect. This song was given to Gul Nasreen from her aunt, who got it from a foster father that was Ismaili. The song tells the story of a mother and baby Ibex.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Recipe by Ruqayya for Sweet Bread

Recipe by Ruqayya for Sweet Bread

Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Ruqayya
Description: Recording of Ruqayya sharing a recipe for “Diram Phiti”, or a sweet bread cake, in the Nagar dialect. Grain is germinated, then ground into flour and fermented. This flour is made into dough, and cooked o an iron pan in individual patties.
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Proverbs of Ustaad Qadir recited by Dawar Muneeb

Proverbs of Ustaad Qadir recited by Dawar Muneeb

Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Muneeb, Dawar
Description: Recording of Duwar Muneem reciting “Proverbs of Ustaad Qadir,” in the Hunza dialect. Muneem recalls the stories of Ustaad Qadir, and recites some of his proverbs.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Recipe by Ruqayya for Meat Pizza

Recipe by Ruqayya for Meat Pizza

Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Ruqayya
Description: Recording of Ruqayya sharing a recipe for “Chap Shuro”, or a meat pizza, in the Nagar dialect.. Minced meat is spiced and placed between two flat-rolled doughs, and baked.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan

Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan

Date: May 26, 2010
Creator: Khan, Laila
Description: A recording of Laila Khan reciting the story “Shari Bano from Fairyland,” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular tale a prince is born, the seventh son. He finds a set of beautiful dressed one day on a clothesline, and decides to wait for the wearers to return, and see their beauty. The owners are actually fairies whom he follows, but they scorn him for his human ugliness.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Story of Bilbal Wazir by Bano

Story of Bilbal Wazir by Bano

Date: September 15, 2012
Creator: Bano
Description: Recording of Bano reciting “Bilbal Wazir” in the Hunza dialect. This is a popular story about Minister Bilbal, who was once a worker, and spent his money before he came home t his wife. He then proves his wisdom by not doing what he was told, and became a minister.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
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