ELAR celebrates UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage

By ELAR Archive|October 27, 2020|Digitisation of Legacy Materials, Long Reads, Showcase|0 comments

Today on the ELAR blog, we celebrate UNESCO’s World Day for Audiovisual Heritage by highlighting a few ELAR collections that not only create new audiovisual documents but also incorporate heritage materials in meaningful ways.  By Sydney Rey This year’s theme for UNESCO’s World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is “Window to the world.” “Audiovisual materials as documentary heritage objects provide a window to the world as we observe events we cannot

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Remote Linguistic Elicitation Methods

By ELAR Archive|June 25, 2020|Documentation Software & Tools, Long Reads|0 comments

This week on the ELAR blog, ELDP grantee Richard T. Griscom gives us some insights on his experiences conducting fieldwork remotely – something he also recently discussed on ELAR depositor Martha Tsutsui Billins’ podcast Fieldnotes. Richard’s ELAR collection ‘Documentation of Isimjeeg Datooga’ can be accessed here. By Richard T. Griscom The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a lot of uncertainty into our lives. For those working with endangered language communities the travel

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