Wichita Language Meeting (Anadarko, Oklahoma)
Documenting the Wichita Language
on Digital Video and Audio
Preparation For Fieldwork:
Read about our
Equipment for Digital Recording in the Field.
Fieldwork in Anadarko, Oklahoma (USA) :
These pages contain
a summary of our fieldtrips
to Anadarko, Oklahoma, during 2002 and 2003. We made a total of four trips which resulted
in about 16 hours of digital video recording in informal "language sessions" and a total of about
150 hours of digital audio recording containing individual interviews, texts, songs, and
elicitations of words and phrases.
Working with the Recorded Video and Audio
You can view some
samples of results from our fieldwork in Anadarko. The pages here contain
information about processing the digital video/audio media, the methodology for
annotating the field tapes, and some general comments on outcomes of our doucmentation work.