Oral Tradition Archives

This list presents an initial sample of archives holding records of traditional verbal arts. It aspires to offer an exhaustive compendium of such archives worldwide that is useful to all researchers. Your help compiling it is indispensable. We look forward to learning from you of additional archives both physical and virtual.


Name Department of Culural and Creative Studies
Institution North-Eastern Hill University
Website http://www.nehu.ac.in/Schools/Social%20Sciences/Culture%20&%20Creative%20Studies/index.php
Address Department of Cultural & Creative Studies
North-Eastern Hill University
Shillong 793022
India
Phone No. 272 3371
Phone 272 3371
Email Desmond L Kharmawphlang, dept. head, desmondkharmawphlang@gmail.com
Physical location Shillong, India
Genres ceremonies, oral literature, rituals
Languages
Geographical areas India
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Name Milman Parry Collection of Oral Literature
Institution Harvard University
Website http://chs119.chs.harvard.edu/mpc/
Address Widener Library Room C

Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone (617)-496-2499
Email David Elmer, Assistant Curator delmer@fas.harvard.edu
Physical location United States
Genres
Languages
Geographical areas
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Name ZRC SAZU
Institution Insitute of Ethnomusicology, Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Website http://gni.zrc-sazu.si/en#v
Address Novi trg 2
1000 Ljubljana
Slovenija
Phone + 386 1 4706 265
Email gni@zrc-sazu.si
Physical location Slovenia
Genres
Languages Slovenian
Geographical areas
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Name deciman.blogspot.com; see also rumberomenor, rumberomenor1 YouTube channels
Institution Philip Pasmanick, participant-observer
Website deciman.blogspot.com http://www.youtube.com/user/rumberomenor/featured http://www.youtube.com/user/rumberomenor1
Address
Phone
Email rumberomenor@gmail.com
Physical location United States
Genres controversia, décima, payada, repentismo
Languages Portuguese, Spanish
Geographical areas Latin America, Spain
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