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[Steven Fromholz - Nutty Brown Demos]

Description: Audio recording of Nutty Brown Demos by Steven Fromholz, 1997. Printed for CD: Steven Fromholz - Nutty Brown Demos. 1. A List of Lover's Questions. 2. The Saddest Man In Texas. 3. I Gave Her A Ring. 4. A Guest In Your Heart. 5. Wishin' For Love. 6. Frontal Lobotomy Blues. All songs written and c. by Steven Fromholz. Recorded at Sum Studio by John Casner. October 7, 1997.
Date: October 7, 1997
Duration: 18 minutes 32 seconds
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Elicitation of relative clauses

Description: Recording of an elicitation of relative clauses in Mankiyali based on English sentences used as prompts. The contributors are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 18, 2019
Duration: 28 minutes 24 seconds
Creator: Paramore, Jonathan Charles
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of causative verbs

Description: Recording of an elicitation of a set of causative verbs in Mankiyali. Infinitives and causatives were elicited for comparison with English sentences used as prompts. The native speaker contributor is Aurangzeb, a 34-year old male teacher.
Date: October 23, 2019
Duration: 3 minutes 41 seconds
Creator: Mortensen, Jessica
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of superlative forms

Description: Recording of an elicitation of superlative forms in Mankiyali based on English words and sentences used as prompts. The contributors are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 22, 2019
Duration: 3 minutes 29 seconds
Creator: Dale, Merrion
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of transitive sentences

Description: Recording of an elicitation of transitive sentences, i.e., sentence with multiple noun phrases as arguments. Sentence prompts are provided in English and the native speakers give the Mankiyali equivalents. The contributing native speakers are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 16, 2019
Duration: 3 minutes 30 seconds
Creator: Mortensen, Jessica
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of sentences about coordination and conjunction

Description: Recording of an elicitation of sentences demonstrating the use of conjunction and coordination in Mankiyali. English and Urdu sentences were used as prompts. Throughout the elicitation, discussion of the data takes place between the speakers and the researcher. The speakers also recall several other stories/events in this session. The contributors are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 7, 2019
Duration: 58 minutes 56 seconds
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of words for seasons and months

Description: Recording of an elicitation of a word list for seasons and months. The contributors are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 15, 2019
Duration: 3 minutes 58 seconds
Creator: Dale, Merrion
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of imperatives and other sentence types

Description: Recording of an elicitation of imperatives and other sentence types in Mankiyali. The imperative, negative imperative, and present habitual forms were elicited using English sentences as prompts. Quantifiers are also elicited in this session. The contributors are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 11, 2019
Duration: 11 minutes 17 seconds
Creator: Accord, Levi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of words related to time

Description: Recording of an elicitation of a wordlist related to time and time keeping based on English words and sentences used as prompts. The contributors are Aurangzeb (a 34-year old male teacher) and Gohar-Ur Rehman (a 38-year old male shop owner).
Date: October 8, 2019
Duration: 7 minutes 18 seconds
Creator: Dale, Merrion
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of question words and interrogative sentences

Description: Recording of an elicitation of interrogative sentences in Mankiyali. Several sentences were elicited in which various question words were gathered. The contributor is Aurangzeb, a 34-year old male teacher.
Date: October 3, 2019
Duration: 23 minutes 04 seconds
Creator: Accord, Levi
Partner: UNT College of Information

[Partners for Livable Places Workshop, Archives - audio presentation by Robert McNulty]

Description: Sound recording of Partners for Liveable Places Workshop: Archives (Partners for Livable Communities) lecture with keynote speaker, Robert H. McNulty, founder, and president. Lecture about what archives are and what their responsibilities to the community are; lecture does not start at the beginning. Side A: cuts off mid-lecture. Side B: lecture continued from side A. .
Date: October 18, 1989
Duration: 1 hour 35 seconds
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Partners for Livable Places lecture - audio presentation by Robert McNulty]

Description: Sound recording of Partners for Livable Places (Partners for Livable Communities) lecture with keynote speaker, Robert H. McNulty, founder, and president. Side A: audio cuts off mid-sentence. Side B: continued from side A - Robert McNulty lecture.
Date: October 18, 1989
Duration: 51 minutes 59 seconds
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Episode 55: Book Talk with Dr. Jean Greenlaw

Description: Podcast produced by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) that features an interview with Dr. Jean Greenlaw, OLLI at UNT faculty member and columnist for the Denton Record Chronicle. Susan and Dr. Greenlaw discuss her motivations for becoming a book reviewer, and her current review column, "Book Talk."
Date: October 28, 2020
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 59 seconds
Creator: University of North Texas. Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Episode 54: Lone Star Chemistry with Dr. Diana Mason

Description: Podcast produced by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) that features an interview with Dr. Diana Mason, Professor Emeritus at UNT's Department of Chemistry. Susan and Dr. Mason discuss the correlation between students' arithmetic skills and their success in chemistry courses. They also discuss Dr. Mason's live chemistry demonstrations, Governor Abbott's commissioning of her as an Admiral in the US Navy, and her role in the Daughters of the American Revolution and in many community projects.
Date: October 21, 2020
Duration: 52 minutes 11 seconds
Creator: University of North Texas. Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Alumni Spotlight #5: Origins of UNT's Multicultural Center with Elliotte Dunlap

Description: Podcast produced by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) that features an interview with UNT Alumnus Elliotte Dunlap, co-founder of both the UNT Multicultural Center and the mentorship program A Few Good Men. Susan and Elliotte discuss his family's history with UNT, the formation of the Multicultural Center, and the importance of multicultural groups in student development. Elliotte's work with A Few Good Men is also discussed.
Date: October 7, 2020
Duration: 43 minutes 06 seconds
Creator: University of North Texas. Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Traditional story about the origin of the division into Bey subclans

Description: This is a traditional story about the origin of the division into Bey subclans. Bey Ki’ik and Bey Ke’et have a falling out over changing marriage plans as a result of the grandmother’s advice. As a result, a taboo exists such that descendants of Bey Ki’ik and those of Bey Ke’et are not allowed to marry each other. Another result is that members of the Bey Ronghang clan are not allowed to grind rice for rice beer, because in mythological times, the Bey Ronghang women kept grinding rice beer without doing anything else, even forgetting to breast-feed their children, who then died from starvation.
Date: October 13, 2011
Duration: 5 minutes 15 seconds
Creator: Konnerth, Linda
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Kongterili

Description: Lalmanchim Sakachep is a female speaker from Zailen village in Karimganj district of Assam. She is 80 years old at the time of recording.
Date: October 12, 2013
Duration: 6 minutes 08 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Aracha Rangkachep

Description: Seineithoi Sakachep is a male speaker from Zailen in Karimganj district of Assam. He tells the story of how a palmist predicted that the king would be sitting with two ordinary people and how the palmist was rewarded beacause of his prediction. Seineithoi is around 50 years old at the time of recording.
Date: October 12, 2013
Duration: 6 minutes 41 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Lendou and Khendou

Description: Bibini Sakachep is a female speaker of Sakachep from Zailen village in Karimganj distict of Assam. She tells the story of two orphan brothers, Lendou and Khendou, whose fortune of discovering a gong from the belly of a snake changed their lives. She is 48 years old at the time of recording.
Date: October 12, 2013
Duration: 14 minutes 20 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Mairangkoh

Description: Bibini Sakachep is a female speaker from Zailen village in Karimganj distict of Assam. She tells the Story of Mairangkoh and Sapinthei an. In the story, there as a wicked lady who killed Sapinthei's mother and married her father. Thereafter, she tortured her. She is 48 years old at the time of recording.
Date: October 12, 2013
Duration: 20 minutes 21 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of the pear story

Description: This is a retelling of the pear story
Date: October 30, 2020
Duration: 5 minutes 59 seconds
Creator: Basumatary, Prafulla
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Udoi and Liendoi

Description: Hakthoi Phuoitong, a male speaker from North Cachar Hills in Assam (currently living in Zion Village, Haflong) tells the traditional story Udoi leh Liendoi. In this story, the orphans Udoi and Liendoi are hated by the rest of the village, but when the goddess Fapite visits, she chooses to stay with them. Fatipe shows the orphans how to find food in the forest. Hakthoi is 64 at the time of recording, and also speaks Bengali.
Date: October 22, 2014
Duration: 7 minutes 03 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of Denlikinthang

Description: Hakthoi Phuoitong, a male speaker from North Cachar Hills in Assam (currently living in Zion Village, Haflong) tells the traditional story Denlikinthang. In this story, Denlikinthang is born to a virgin in the Bomrang village. Denlikinthang becomes the leader of a new village called Khozol. Hakthoi is 64 at the time of recording, and also speaks Bengali.
Date: October 22, 2014
Duration: 5 minutes 48 seconds
Creator: Haokip, Pauthang
Partner: UNT College of Information
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