:: Title :: Interview with caretaker at Phoenician ruins of Lixus
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
El Hannach, Tayeb [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Larache (Larache), Tangier-Tétouan (Morocco)
:: Language :: Arabic, Moroccan Spoken
:: Culture :: Moroccan, Arab, Riffian
:: Session :: Larache 9/67
:: Date :: 09/01/1967-09/30/01
:: Reference Information :: T3005.0, Track 12 (00:03:07)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - A series of interviews and speech samples from Larache, a harbor city in Northwestern Morocco. First, an interesting interview with a well-traveled Jewish man (speaking the nearly-extinct Judeo-Moroccan Arabic dialect), followed by a few snippets of conversation from the souq and an interview with the guardian of the Phoenician ruins of Lixus.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - The guardian, Tayeb El Hannach, speaks in Moroccan Arabic about the ruins: "These are the Roman ruins, the Phoenician ruins, and the Arab? old ruins? the city of Lixus? and in it we find the Roman ruins, the Arab ruins, and the Phoenician ruins. I am the guardian of the ruins of Lixus, I watch over (all) the ruins."
:: Collection :: Morocco 1967



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