We are looking for speakers of ANY of the 12 following Sino-Tibetan (West Himalayish) languages spoken in Uttarakhand and Himachal states of India.
You will need to make audio recordings of several hundred words in your language. Please apply only if you can speak any one of the following languages fluently, or know someone who can do so. No need to write a long cover letter. Just tell us what language you can speak.
Kinnari, Sunam, Jangshung, Shumcho, Pattani (Manchad), Tinan, Kanashi, Rongpo, Darmiya, Byangsi, Dhuleli, Chaudangsi
We do not need speakers of any other languages, such as monolingual Hindi speakers.
This is academic research that is part of the Sino-Tibetan Branches Project (STBP). Thank you for your interest!