[Group] The Shagganappi by Tekahionwake - lt

Short Poetry Collections, Short Story Collections, and our Weekly Poetry Project
Post Reply
czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 21st, 2022, 6:25 am

The Shagganappi, by E. Pauline Johnson (1861 - 1913)
Tales of first nations peoples in North America told by Tekahionwake, Haudenosaunee of Six Nations in what is now Ontario, Canada. (Summary by Czandra)
Source text (please read only from this text!): https://archive.org/details/shagganappi00john

So we all pronounce Shagganappi the same way, please use this guide: Shaggah -nappee the ah stressed, sha unstressed, ee stressed, na unstressed (the inverse of English accenting)
Be prepared to do some research to get the pronunciation of original words and names as close as possible to the language they came from

Deadline: Please submit your recording within 2 months of placing your claim. If you cannot complete the recording within this time, please post in the thread to relinquish your claim or to ask the BC for an extension. If your recording is not completed by the deadline, your claim may be reassigned at the BC's discretion.

Claiming sections: Look in the Magic Window below for the list of available sections. Post a reply in this thread asking for the section you would like to record.

New to recording? Please see our Newbie Guide to Recording for further instructions. A quick guide to our required technical settings can be found here. When you post your file, please tell the BC what name you would like to use in our catalog.

Prooflistening level: Standard
Prospective PLs, please see the Guide for Proof-listeners.

Please don't download or listen to files belonging to projects in process unless you are the BC or PL. Our servers are not set up to handle the greater volume of traffic. Please wait until the project has been completed. Thanks!

Magic Window:



BC Admin
[*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._Pauline_Johnson (E. Pauline Johnson)
[*]Link to title on Wikipedia (if available):
[*]Number of sections (files) this project will have: 23
[*]Does the project have an introduction or preface: No
[*]Original publication date (if known): 1913
[*]If you are a new volunteer, how would you like your name (or pseudonym) credited in the catalog?
[*]Do you have a URL you would like associated with your name?:
[/list]
========================================

Genres for the project: Historical Fiction; Nature & Animal Fiction; Sagas

Keywords that describe the book: storytelling, Mohawk, oral tradition, indigenous, iroquois, cree, algonquin

========================================

LibriVox recording settings: mono (1 channel), 44100 Hz sample rate, 128 kbps constant bit rate MP3. See the Tech Specs

Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.

Say:
"Section # of The Shagganappi. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "The Shagganappi, by E. Pauline Johnson. Section Title."
End of recording:
Say:
"End of section #." [Optional, and if not stated in the intro: "Read by your name, city, date."]
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:
"End of The Shagganappi, by E. Pauline Johnson."
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end.

Filename: shagganappi_##_johnson_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. shagganappi_01_johnson_128kb.mp3)

Upload to the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
Image
(If you have trouble reading the image above, please contact an admin)

MC to select: lynnet

Copy and paste the file link generated by the uploader into a new post in this thread along with the file duration (mm:ss). Watch this thread for prooflistening notes.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask! Just post in this thread.
Last edited by czandra on July 19th, 2022, 6:35 am, edited 7 times in total.

Lynnet
LibriVox Admin Team
Posts: 28714
Joined: September 16th, 2012, 7:07 pm
Location: In the desert

Post by Lynnet » May 23rd, 2022, 11:13 am

I can set this up for you.

Done... please let me know if you need anything else.

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 23rd, 2022, 5:00 pm

Thank you Lynnet!

Cz

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 24th, 2022, 4:15 am

Open and ready to receive readers!

Cz

yourbookvoice
Posts: 1168
Joined: August 13th, 2021, 11:58 am
Location: Mesa, Arizona

Post by yourbookvoice » May 25th, 2022, 11:45 am

I'd like to claim the following section:

10 Sons of savages Open

Thank you,
Kerry Adams
Your Book Voice

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 25th, 2022, 11:49 am

ok, Kerry. Will you look over to Echoes from the forest too please?

Cz

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 28th, 2022, 1:07 pm


czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 28th, 2022, 1:07 pm

Kerry, please note that your section is now number 12, Sons of Savages. I had to add two sections to accommodate long chapters.

Czandra

Lynnet
LibriVox Admin Team
Posts: 28714
Joined: September 16th, 2012, 7:07 pm
Location: In the desert

Post by Lynnet » May 28th, 2022, 3:46 pm

czandra wrote:
May 28th, 2022, 1:07 pm
Kerry, please note that your section is now number 12, Sons of Savages. I had to add two sections to accommodate long chapters.

Czandra
If Kerry doesn't acknowledge in a day or so, I'd recommend a PM

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » May 31st, 2022, 6:22 am


czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » June 5th, 2022, 12:00 pm

I think this should be moved from "readers wanted books" to readers wanted short works, wouldn't you say? I don't know how to do that....

Czandra

dokaloka
Posts: 31
Joined: May 27th, 2022, 5:25 pm
Location: USA

Post by dokaloka » June 5th, 2022, 8:12 pm

Could I claim section 13 please?

Useyourthorns
Posts: 35
Joined: April 7th, 2022, 9:00 pm

Post by Useyourthorns » June 5th, 2022, 8:27 pm

May I claim section 25, Little Wolf-Willow, please?

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » June 6th, 2022, 3:16 am

Yes to both of you. You're in!

Czandra

czandra
Posts: 1930
Joined: February 13th, 2021, 1:43 pm
Location: Quebec, Canada
Contact:

Post by czandra » June 11th, 2022, 6:06 am

Lynne: I'm unable to figure out how to post this thread to "Readers Wanted: short works". Please help.

Czandra

Post Reply