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Elicitation of names of insects

Description: Recording of an elicitation of words for insects, etc. The native speaker consultant, Aurangzeb, provides the English prompt while both Aurangzeb and Mohammad Suleman provide the Mankiyali singular and plural forms. Muhammad Suleman is a male teacher who is 36 years old at the time of recording.
Date: January 17, 2021
Duration: 3 minutes 16 seconds
Creator: Aurangzeb
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of pronominal paradigms

Description: Recording of an elicitation about pronominals of different types in Mankiyali using English sentences as prompts. Pronouns discussed include possessives, indefinite pronouns, definite pronouns, and personal pronouns. The contributor is Aurangzeb, a 34-year old male teacher.
Date: September 17, 2019
Duration: 22 minutes 15 seconds
Creator: Mortensen, Jessica
Partner: UNT College of Information

Episode 65: St. Patrick's Day Celebrations with Dr. Rudy Ray Seward

Description: Podcast produced by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) that features an interview with Dr. Rudy Ray Seward, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at UNT. Susan and Dr. Seward discuss his Irish ancestry, the life of St. Patrick according to historical records, and the origins and traditions associated with St. Patrick's Day.
Date: March 17, 2021
Duration: 33 minutes 41 seconds
Creator: University of North Texas. Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Episode 61: Disinformation, Doxxing, & Deepfakes with Dr. Michael Greig

Description: Podcast produced by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) that features an interview with Dr. Michael Graig, Distinguished Teaching Professor in UNT's Department of Political Science. Susan and Dr. Graig discuss disinformation campaigns, the use of doxxing as an intimidation tactic, and the dangers of deepfake technology.
Date: February 17, 2021
Duration: 47 minutes 39 seconds
Creator: University of North Texas. Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Retelling of Sakmatenu

Description: Chorpeichim Ranglong, a female speaker from Barak Valley (currently living in Zuvichera) tells the story of Sakmatenu. She was 60 years old at the time of recording
Date: May 17, 2014
Duration: 4 minutes 37 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Ralngam

Description: Zeisingzong Ranglong, a male speaker from the Barak Valley (currently living in Zuvichera) tells the story of Ralngam. In this story, Ralngam learns magic and searches for his father. Zeisingzong is 84 at the time of recording and is also a speaker of Bengali.
Date: May 17, 2014
Duration: 31 minutes 16 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on how the Ronglong came to Zuvichera village

Description: Zeisingzong Ranglong, a male speaker from the Barak Valley (currently living in Zuvichera) tells how the Ranglong came to inhabit the village Zuvichera. Zeisingzong is 84 at the time of recording and is also a speaker of Bengali.
Date: May 17, 2014
Duration: 12 minutes 38 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Description of wine making

Description: Bahpu Saihriem, aged 64, is a male speaker. He tells about the preparation of wine by the Saihriems, and the rituals with which wine is associated.
Date: August 17, 2012
Duration: 3 minutes 01 second
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Kaikongtepa

Description: Zeisingzong Ranglong, a male speaker from the Barak Valley (currently living in Zuvichera), tells the story of Kaikongtepa. Zeisingzong is 84 at the time of recording and is also a speaker of Bengali.
Date: May 17, 2014
Duration: 13 minutes 30 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Description of hunting practices

Description: Bahpu Saihriem, aged 64 tells the hunting practices of their forefathers. Now, such hunting practices are no longer practiced, especially after they have come to live in the plains of Assam.
Date: August 17, 2012
Duration: 3 minutes 17 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Description of healing rituals

Description: Bahpu Saihriem, aged 64 is a male speaker residing in Nohsa village of North Cachar. He tells about the healing rituals practiced by their forefather in the old days.
Date: August 17, 2012
Duration: 2 minutes 41 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Description of ghosts and spirits

Description: Bahpu Saihriem is a male speaker residing in Bahbahar village of Cachar district of Assam. He tells about the belief of the Saihriems in the existence of ghosts and spirits. He says that the Saihriems believed in different types of ghosts: some are tall, while other are short, and some ghosts have propping eyes that frighten the people who see it.
Date: August 17, 2012
Duration: 2 minutes 22 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Suining and Rangvom

Description: Zeisingzong Ranglong, a male speaker from the Barak Valley (currently living in Zuvichera) tells the story of Suining and Rangvom. In this story, a Tuaiteng fruit turned into two babies, Suining and Rangvom, who grew up and got married. Zeisingzong is 84 at the time of recording and is also a speaker of Bengali.
Date: May 17, 2014
Duration: 35 minutes 04 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of numerals

Description: Recording of an elicitation of numerals, including numbers 1-25, 30, 40, etc. as well as ordinal numbers first, second, third. etc. The contributor is Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: December 17, 2019
Duration: 4 minutes 56 seconds
Creator: Shah, Midhat
Partner: UNT College of Information
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Pop Chronicles Interviews #80 - Sergio Mendes

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Sergio Mendes in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: April 17, 1968
Duration: 16 minutes 45 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
transcript

Pop Chronicles Interviews #33 - Bo Diddley

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Bo Diddley in Los Angeles for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: March 17, 1968
Duration: 43 minutes 20 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
transcript

Pop Chronicles Interviews #85 - Rick Nelson

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Rick Nelson in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: November 17, 1967
Duration: 29 minutes 31 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
transcript

Pop Chronicles Interviews #75 - George Martin

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing George Martin in London for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: February 17, 1968
Duration: 30 minutes 31 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
transcript

Pop Chronicles Interviews #39 - Everly Brothers

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Don and Phil Everly in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: July 17, 1968
Duration: 19 minutes 43 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
transcript

Pop Chronicles Interviews #111 - Chad Stuart

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Chad Stuart of Chad & Jeremy in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: January 17, 1968
Duration: 26 minutes 27 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
transcript

[Oral history interview with Steven (Steve) Atkinson]

Description: Oral history interview with Steve Atkinson. Topics covered include: his childhood in Keller, Texas and his relationship with his family, his coming out as gay after a brief marriage to a woman, his views on religion and spirituality, and his volunteer work for Dallas LGBTQ organizations.
Date: February 17, 2019
Duration: 1 hour 51 minutes 40 seconds
Creator: Testa, Nino
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Oral history interview with Martha and Doug Puryear, part 2]

Description: Oral history interview with Martha and Doug Puryear, parents of Duane Puryear, an AIDS activist who died from complications of AIDS. Topics covered include: making a NAMES Project Memorial AIDS Quilt square for Duane (a re-creation of the square he made for himself, which was lost on an airplane flight), the grief support group the Puryears attended, Marilyn Hollingsworth and her husband, the composition and style of Duane's art, Duane's career goal to be an art educator, Duane's legacy, and a timeline of Duane's life, including where he lived throughout his life.
Date: August 17, 2019
Duration: 24 minutes 32 seconds
Creator: Testa, Nino
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
transcript

Episode 25: Scott Kiester

Description: Interview with Scott Kiester for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) podcast. In this episode, Susan interviews Scott Kiester, a retired geologist with an M.S. in Environmental Science who is also a certified Texas Master Naturalist and Audubon Master Birder for North Central Texas. He discusses his birding background with Susan and offers helpful birding tips. They then get into a deeper conversation about bird migration patterns. Mr. Kiester also explains how the work of Master Naturalists and Master Birders impacts our environment and communities.
Date: October 17, 2019
Duration: 38 minutes 15 seconds
Creator: Supak, Susan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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