Retelling of A Black and White Thread Ball

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A reciting of "A Black and White Thread Ball" by Laila Khan, a housewife, 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.

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1 recording (26 min.)

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Munshi, Sadaf May 29, 2010.

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  • Main Title: Retelling of A Black and White Thread Ball
  • Parallel Title: Matum ke burum lotto
  • Series Title: Stories

Description

A reciting of "A Black and White Thread Ball" by Laila Khan, a housewife, 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.

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1 recording (26 min.)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HB_Story_A black and white thread ball_ Laila Khan_Zulfiqarabad_29 May 2010
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc847824

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Burushaski Language Resource

Recordings of oral literature from different, significantly threatened, regional varieties of Burushaski spoken in Hunza, Nagar, and Yasin valleys in Pakistan and Srinagar in India. Included are audio and video recordings; fieldwork notes; photographs; and transcriptions, translations, and analyses of selected texts.

Computational Resource on South Asian Languages

The Computational Resource for South Asian Languages (CoRSAL) is a digital archive for source audio, video, and text on the minority languages of South Asia.

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Transcription: Retellling of A Black and White Thread Ball (Text)

Transcription: Retellling of A Black and White Thread Ball

Transcription of Laila Khan reciting "A Black and White Thread Ball" 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. Transcription done in Burushaski with translations in English.

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Interlinear-glossed text: Retellling of A Black and White Thread Ball (Text)

Interlinear-glossed text: Retellling of A Black and White Thread Ball

Interlinear-glossed text of Laila Khan reciting "A Black and White Thread Ball" 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. Transcription done in Burushaski with translations in English.

Interlinear-glossed text: Retellling of A Black and White Thread Ball - ark:/67531/metadc988492

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  • May 29, 2010

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  • June 9, 2016, 2:20 p.m.

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  • Aug. 5, 2020, 11:58 p.m.

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Munshi, Sadaf. Retelling of A Black and White Thread Ball, audio recording, May 29, 2010; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc847824/: accessed July 6, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.

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