People of the Drum of God—Come!

Statement of Responsibility:
Neeley, Paul L
Authors:
Series Issue:
35
Date:
1999
Publisher:
SIL International
Publisher Place:
Dallas
Part Of Series:
Publications in Ethnography 35
Extent:
x, 298 pages
Description:
based on thesis by author
Publication Status:
Published
Table of Contents:
Acknowledgements
Introduction
  1. Speech Surrogates and Semiotics
  2. Models and Comparisons
  3. Performance-Based Texts
  4. Ethnography of a Speech Surrogate Performance Paradigm
  5. The Ewondo nkul
  6. Oral and Drummed Ewondo Language
  7. Speech Surrogate Formulas
  8. Discourse Analysis of the Performance Paradigm
  9. Performance Paradigm as Multilevel Structure
  10. Performance Paradigm as a Communicative/Aesthetic/Social Transaction
  11. Genre, Register, and Lects
  12. Comprehension of the Performance Paradigm
  13. Orality, Literacy, and Aurality
  14. Final Matters

Appendix 1: Performances by Antoine Owono
Appendix 2: Performance by Atemengue Marcus
Appendix 3: List of tape contents
References

Country:
Cameroon
Subject Languages:
Content Language:
Work Type:
Subject:
Speech surrogates
Ethnography
Nature of Work:
Entry Number:
8017