The Philippine Epics and Ballads Multimedia Archive
- Volume 28, Number 2
- Nicole Revel
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This essay offers an introduction to the Philippine Epics and Ballads Archive. This collection is a joint endeavor between singers, scholars, knowledgeable local persons, and technical assistants. This archive exemplifies a part of the cultural heritage among 15 national cultural communities and their respective languages. A multi-media eCompanion offers an interactive version of a Palawan epic song.
Chart of the nine categories of verbal arts in the Palawan language and their respective translations in English.
Chart: by the author.
The overall arrangement of the Phillipine Epics and Ballads Archive.
A sample beginning of an archive listing (in this case for the Tala-andig linguistic group).
A small sample of the Palawan and English versions of Mämiminbin.
Le chant d’une épopée palawan / The Song of a Palawan Epic: Mämiminbin,
Literature of the Voice 1.
1st edition as a CDRom.
2nd edition as an eCompanion.