Chol Collection of Juan Jesús Vázquez Álvarez and Jessica Coon
Colección del Chol de Juan Jesús Vázquez Álvarez y Jessica Coon
|Collection Language||Ch'ol |
|Language PID||ailla:119634 |
|Language of Indigenous Title|
|Title||Chol Collection of Juan Jesús Vázquez Álvarez and Jessica Coon|
|Collector(s)||Vázquez Álvarez, Juan Jesús |
|Depositor(s)||Vázquez Álvarez, Juan Jesús |
|Language of Indigenous Description|
|Description||The collection consists of audio and video recordings in Ch’ol, a Mayan language spoken in Mexico known to its speakers as Lakty’añ and sometimes written as Chol. Many of these audio and video recordings have been transcribed and/or translated into Spanish. Most recordings were made in 2018, though some materials in the collection were recorded in two earlier periods: the 2002 recordings of Carmelino Jiménez by Elmar Martínez and Pedro Gutiérrez and recordings made by Juan Jesús Vázquez in 2007 and 2008. |
The collection as of May 2019 has
The creation of this collection was funded in part by a National Geographic Explorers grant.
See the Chol Collection of Juan Jesús Vázquez Álvarez and Jessica Coon Finding Aid for more detailed information about the collection's contents as of May 2019.