Preservation and Access: Preservation/Access Projects

Period of Performance

9/1/2005 - 8/31/2008

Funding Totals

$225,000.00 (approved)
$225,000.00 (awarded)

Arapesh Grammar and Digital Language Archive

FAIN: PA-51496-05

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22903-4833)
Lise Dobrin (Project Director: February 2005 to December 2008)

The preparation of a reference grammar of Cemaun Arapesh, an endangered Sepik River language of Papua New Guinea, and the creation of a digital language archive and of a multilingual Web site for educational purposes.