Field Notes

Ep 8: Lauren Gawne on Funding Fieldwork

June 18, 2019

This episode is with Lauren Gawne who does fieldwork in Nepal working with speakers of Yolmo and Syuba. Lauren has experience as both a successful grant applicant and as a grant committee assessor. In this episode, she shares her advice for navigating applying for funding in the current overly-competitive and under-resourced environment. 

Things mentioned in this episode:

Lauren's website

Lingthusiasm: a podcast enthusiastic about linguistics, hosted by Lauren Gawne & Gretchen McCulloch

Lauren's blog: Superlinguo

Short films by Chouette Films from Lauren’s Syuba video recordings: Bees & Earthquakes

Endangered Languages Documentation Programme

Firebird Foundation

The Awesome Foundation

The Linguist List

A Guide to the Syuba (Kagate) Language Documentation Corpus (Language Documentation & Conservation)

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