Tundra Yukaghir

My early life

A monologue in which Yukaghir speaker Vasiliy Tretyakov narrates some experiences from his childhood and explains how his family became reindeer herders.

Recording: Tundra Yukaghir texts were recorded in the villages of Andryushkino and Chersky, Lower Kolyma District, Yakutia, between 2010 and 2012 by Dejan Matić and Cecilia Odé. The transcriptions and glosses were provided by Dejan Matić, mostly in cooperation with Vasilij Nikolaevič Tretyakov.