IDEA adds 36th Ontario subject

Monday, November 21, 2016

We’ve just added our 36th subject from the Canadian province of Ontario. She’s a 61-year-old woman raised just outside Windsor.

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Two Mississippi samples added

Saturday, October 29, 2016

We’ve just added two new Mississippi samples to the archive, the 12th and 13th from that U.S. state. Contributed by Associate Editor Mendy McMasters, the two subjects —…

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Welcome new editor for Mississippi

Monday, October 24, 2016

Please welcome Mendy McMasters to IDEA. She is a new associate editor, focusing on Mississippi and the southern United States. Thanks to her, we have five new Mississippi…

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New Mississippi sample added

Friday, October 21, 2016

We’ve just added a new submission from the U.S. state of Mississippi, a 45-year-old female from the Clarksdale area. She’s the sixth subject from that state. Thanks to…

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Oral Histories reorganized

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

We’ve just reorganized our Oral Histories page, creating separate pages for each of the four recordings. We’ve also included our three recordings of Holocaust survivors on this revised…

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IDEA adds Jamaican sample and Oral History

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

IDEA Founder and Director Paul Meier has added a new Jamaican sample and Oral History. Both are recordings of Wyllie Longmore, a well-known English actor and drama-school principal….

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Welcome new editor for Japan

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Please welcome new associate editor for Japan, Helen Gent. Helen has just contributed four great samples to the archive. All four contain full phonetic transcriptions. Check them out…

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Japanese sample added

Monday, October 3, 2016

A new Japanese sample, IDEA’s 12th, has just been added, thanks to IDEA contributor Helen Gent. It’s notable for its scholarly commentary and also its phonetic transcription of…

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New Caribbean country added

Friday, August 26, 2016

IDEA has just added a new country, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Our first sample from that Caribbean island nation is courtesy of Associate Editor Elizabeth Montoya-Stemann. On…

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A better IDEA

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The temporary URLs you might have noticed while browsing the site the last ten days have now been replaced by the usual, official” URLs, which all begin with…

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