Re: CHAT: I'm back
|From:||Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, August 10, 2003, 19:49|
--- Pavel Iosad skrzypszy:
> In case anyone is interested, I'm back from the tundra (Nenetsland:).
Welcome back! Was it interesting? Cold? Pleasant? Is it true that Nenetsia is
the richest region of the Russian Federation because of its gas?
> Well, what *we* did was fieldwork on Tundra Nenets. From this one can
> deduce that they do speak it (not everyone, admittedly), or else I
> wouldn't have stayed there all three weeks. Oh yes, we also fought the
How many people speak it? Is the language still alive?
> (If there's sufficient interest, I can upload some photos somewhere)
> I will of course write the report (the deadline is October 1), but it
> will be in Russian. I might translate it later.
No problem. I would like to see it, even in Russian. Can you upload it when you
are finished with it?
Well, Pavlik, are you ready now to take custody over Nyenecya'mi-Ja in Ill
"Originality is the art of concealing your source." - Franklin P. Jones
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