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Cultural and Pedagogical Lexicography of Modern Náhuatl
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Research Year:  2001
Culture:  Guerrero
Chronology:  Contemporary
Location:  Central Guerrero, México
Site:  Balsas River Valley

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Oapan Sound Recordings (post-recording processing)
Ameyaltepec Sound Recordings (recording and post-recording processing)


The grant award was for the digital recording of headword entries for a dictionary of several dialects of Náhuatl spoken in the Balsas River Valley of central Guerrero, México. The first stage of recording had been completed during summer 2001 in New Haven with the participation of two speakers from San Agustín Oapan. The second stage of recording was completed during summer 2002 in New Haven with Cristino Flores, a Náhuatl consultant from the neighboring village of Ameyaltepec.


La asignación de la beca fue para la grabación digital de entradas de palabras principales para un diccionario de varios dialectos del Náhuatl hablado en el Valle del río Balsas de Guerrero Central, México. La primera faceta de la grabación había sido completada durante el verano del 2001 en New Haven con la participación de dos portavoces de San Agustín Oapan. La segunda faceta de la grabación se completó durante el verano del 2002 en New Haven con Cristino Flores, un consultor del náhuatl del vecino pueblo de Ameyaltepec.

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