Forest Enets

The dogs’ plague

A monologue in which a Forest Nenets speaker remembers a time when all reindeer herders dogs got infested with the plague.

Recording: The story was recorded in Potapovo in 2009 by Andrey Shluinsky and Maria Ovsjannikova. It was transcribed by Andrey Shluinsky with the help of Vitaliy Bolin, and glossed by Andrey Shluinsky.