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Performance of a short folk song 'Chunwibo'

Description: This traditional lullaby is sung for baby boy. It says, do not marry a crooked person, but rather, marry a person who is as smooth as water. The singer is Gumthuiliu of Taningjam village, Manipur.
Date: October 17, 2021
Duration: 17 seconds
Creator: Mataina, Wichamdinbo
Partner: UNT College of Information

Performance of a short folk song 'Hung-ho'

Description: This a traditional agricultural song. It refers to a person who is selfish in that she/he works less when she/he works in other’s farm but works hard in her/her own field. The singer is from Taningjam village, Manipur.
Date: October 17, 2021
Duration: 52 seconds
Creator: Mataina, Wichamdinbo
Partner: UNT College of Information

Performance of a short folk song 'Mairam maipui'

Description: This is a traditional lullaby usually sung to soothe a baby when his/her parents come late from the farm. The singer is from Taningjam village, Manipur.
Date: October 17, 2021
Duration: 24 seconds
Creator: Mataina, Wichamdinbo
Partner: UNT College of Information

Reading of Lawngtlang Word List part 1

Description: This is a reading of a Zophei Word List.
Date: September 17, 2021
Duration: 46 minutes 52 seconds
Creator: Lotven, Samson
Partner: UNT College of Information

Reading of Lawngtlang Word List part 2

Description: This is a reading of a Zophei Word List.
Date: September 17, 2021
Duration: 56 minutes 49 seconds
Creator: Lotven, Samson
Partner: UNT College of Information

Reading of Lawngtlang Word List part 3

Description: This is a reading of a Zophei Word List.
Date: September 17, 2021
Duration: 40 minutes 18 seconds
Creator: Lotven, Samson
Partner: UNT College of Information

Reading of Tlawngrang Word List part 1

Description: This is a reading of a Zophei Word List.
Date: September 17, 2021
Duration: 46 minutes 48 seconds
Creator: Lotven, Samson
Partner: UNT College of Information

Reading of Tlawngrang Word List part 2

Description: This is a reading of a Zophei Word List.
Date: September 17, 2021
Duration: 46 minutes 46 seconds
Creator: Lotven, Samson
Partner: UNT College of Information

Reading of Tlawngrang Word List part 3

Description: This is a reading of a Zophei Word List.
Date: September 17, 2021
Duration: 45 minutes 56 seconds
Creator: Lotven, Samson
Partner: UNT College of Information

Interview about health practices

Description: This is an interview about traditional health practices in the Lai community. The interviewee, born in 1991, is originally from Leitak and speaks Leitak, Senthang, Kawl, and Mirang. Interviews were collected as part of the Linguistically Underserved Communities and Health (LUCAH) project, which aims to make health information more accessible and culturally relevant for the Chin refugee community in order to ensure that they are getting clear and accurate information.
Date: May 17, 2021
Duration: 55 minutes 12 seconds
Partner: UNT College of Information

Interview about health practices

Description: This is an interview about traditional health practices in the Lai community. The interviewee, born in 1997, is originally from Mizoram and speaks Mizo, Hakha, Falam, Kawl, and Mirang. Interviews were collected as part of the Linguistically Underserved Communities and Health (LUCAH) project, which aims to make health information more accessible and culturally relevant for the Chin refugee community in order to ensure that they are getting clear and accurate information.
Date: May 17, 2021
Duration: 13 minutes 51 seconds
Partner: UNT College of Information
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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
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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
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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 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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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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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
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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
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[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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