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Armenian Song – “Garun a”

(This conversation took place in Armenian) Main Piece Lyrics (Original Script): Գարուն ա ձուն ա արել,  Վայ լէ լէ, վայ լէ լէ, վայ լէ լէ, լէ լէ  Իմ եարն ինձնից ա սառել,  Ախ չորնա, վախ այ եար,  չար մարդու լեզուն  Վայ լէ լէ, վայ լէ լէ, վայ լէ լէ, լէ լէ  Phonetic Script Garun a… Continue Reading »

The Spirit of Chipeta

Background The Ute Native Americans are in three reservations in Colorado and Utah: Unitah-Ouray, Southern Ute, and Ute Mountain. They have their own sovereign nations that have their own tribal leadership. Within reservations there are different bands of Ute Natives. The story told takes place in the Ute Indian Museum Montrose, Colorado. There Chipeta and… Continue Reading »

Rock Paper Scissors – Hiroshima

Context: The informants are two teenage boys, one 15 (B) and one 19 (A), who took upon the task of explaining rock paper scissors. At first they explained the simple game used to decide the winner in a tie or make a decision between two options, but as the time went on, they explained variations… Continue Reading »