Retelling of A Simple Sparrow

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Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan ("Wazir Shafi") reciting the story "saada crhin" ('a simple sparrow'), a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.

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1 recording (4 min., 26 sec.)

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Munshi, Sadaf July 29, 2010.

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  • Main Title: Retelling of A Simple Sparrow
  • Alternate Title: Saada Chinan
  • Series Title: Stories

Description

Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan ("Wazir Shafi") reciting the story "saada crhin" ('a simple sparrow'), a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.

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1 recording (4 min., 26 sec.)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: YB_Story_Saada_Chinan_Wazir_Shafi_Zulfiqarabad_29_July_2010
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc855561

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Collections

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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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Retelling of A Simple Sparrow (Sound)

Retelling of A Simple Sparrow

Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan (or "Wazir Shafi") explaining the "story of a sparrow" in Urdu. The story was originally recited by Khan in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski, which he is a speaker of.

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Retelling of A Simple Sparrow (Sound)

Retelling of A Simple Sparrow

Recording of Wazir Shafi translating the story of Saada Chinan from the Yasin dialect of Burushaski into Urdu.

Retelling of A Simple Sparrow - ark:/67531/metadc855655

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  • July 29, 2010

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  • Aug. 7, 2016, 11:01 a.m.

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  • Aug. 6, 2020, 12:06 a.m.

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Munshi, Sadaf. Retelling of A Simple Sparrow, audio recording, July 29, 2010; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc855561/: accessed August 6, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.