Collection details
Collection ID GS02
Title Recordings of Lau (Solomon Islands)
Description Stories from the Lau Lagoon
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Giordana Santosuosso
Originating university Monash University
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Region / village Solomon Islands
DOI 10.4225/72/5779DF48382D6
Cite as Giordana Santosuosso (collector), 2009. Recordings of Lau (Solomon Islands). Collection GS02 at [Closed Access].
Access information
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Data access conditions Closed (subject to the access condition details)
Data access details The wishes of the Lau communities (and mine) of making the collection available to the Solomon Islands National Museum in Honiara, when the museum will have the facilities to host it. A duplicate of the collection will be made for the use of the museum.
From date of deposit - Unrestricted access after 5 years for all recordings, except for recordings marked as PK who specified 10 years.
No texts (part or whole) can be reproduced for commercial purposes.
Items in Collection (53)

Item Title Actions
Agriculture Our agriculture today narrated by ML View
BecomingPriest Why I became a priest narrated by FP View
BridePrice1 The bride price in the Lau lagoon narrated by AI View
Business Having a carpentry business narrated by PD View
Canoe Making a canoe narrated by RT View
ChildMinding Looking after children on an artificial island narrated by GR View
Compensation1 Familly compensation narrated by CT View
Compensation2 Compensation - The Lau way by ML View
Copra2 Making copra narrated by RW View
CrabTrick Tricking other crabs narrated by JI View
CraneCrab The crane and the hermit crab narrated by JL View
Cyclone1 The 1967 Cyclone narrated by AI View
Dolphins The dolphins in the Lau lagoon narrated by MA View
ElectionDreams Having dreams for the 2014 elections narrated by FP View
Elections On the 2014 elections narrated by BA View
Feast Last Feast narrated by FM View
Fishing1 Fishing in the Lau lagoon narrated by PS View
FishingDay1 A day out fishing narrated by NK View
FlyingFox Hunting a flying fox narrated by SM View
FoodPrep Food preparation for a feast narrated by LB View
Funeral1 Our funerals narrated by LB View
Funeral2 Our funerals narrated by KO View
Giant The giant and the child narrated by NK View
GiantBrothers The giant and the two brothers narrated by JI View
Gwaegwae Gwaegwae and the owl narrated by MR View
Gwainabuu Gwainabuu and the giant narrated by MR View
GwainabuuFainiaGosileNa Gwainabuu fainia Gosile na View
IslandBuilding Building artificial islands narrated by MK View
Karu The three crabs' waves narrated by TO View
Kaufe1 The importance of the Kaufe narrated by TO View
Kaufe2 Making a kaufe narrated by AE View
KiteFishing How to make a kite for fishing narrated by MR View
Language Our language narrated by LR View
LifeIsland Living in the islands narrated by FM View
Manu Manu the bird narrated by PK View
MenWomenHouse The men house and the women house narrated by LR View
Migration From Foueda to Ferafaalu narrated by JR View
MonkeyShark The monkey and the shark narrated by JL View
MonkeyTurtle The monkey and the turtle narrated by JL View
NotBecomingPriest Why I did not become a priest narrated by HT View
OldWays Old traditions narrated by FB View
Planting1 Planting methods narrated by PS View
PlantUse Using plants narrated by JO View
Sagailau Sagailau, the dugon woman narrated by MR View
SagoPalm Using sago palm narrated by RT View
School School in the old days narrated by LB View
StudentKilled Student killed by a crocodile narrated by SM View
ToRamosi Trip to Ramosi Island narrated by IT View
WomenHouse The women house narrated by KO View
WorkingTogether The importance of working together narrated by HT View
WorkLife My working life narrated by EI View
YamGarden Making a yam garden narrated by JR View
Youth When I was a young girl narrated by EI View

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