Swedish Sign Language Corpus

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Johanna Mesch - Stockholm University

Description

The corpus project lasted for three years, 2009-2011. Between June 2009 and March 2011, recordings were made with 42 informants aged 20 to 82 years old from different regions in the country. The recordings contain a variety of free conversations and stories, plus retellings of "Var är du, grodan?" and "Snögubben", some slide shows and comedies.

(The resource contains personal data in the form of filmed individuals. All participants have consented the films being made available to the public domain).

Subject area

MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Humanities and the Arts, Languages and Literature (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Johanna Mesch - Stockholm University

Identifiers

SND-ID: EXT 0383

Description

The corpus project lasted for three years, 2009-2011. Between June 2009 and March 2011, recordings were made with 42 informants aged 20 to 82 years old from different regions in the country. The recordings contain a variety of free conversations and stories, plus retellings of "Var är du, grodan?" and "Snögubben", some slide shows and comedies.

(The resource contains personal data in the form of filmed individuals. All participants have consented the films being made available to the public domain).

Language

Swedish

Subject area

MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Humanities and the Arts, Languages and Literature (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

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Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages, pages 177–180.
Handle: https://www.aclweb.org/anthology/2020.signlang-1.29.pdf

Stockholm: Institutionen för lingvistik, Stockholms universitet , 2015. , p. 25
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-123713

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Swedish Sign Language Corpus

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Johanna Mesch - Stockholm University

Description

24 hours of video with 42 speakers. Around 70 of a total of 300 files have been edited and glossed and in some cases translated into Swedish. Dialogue and monologue (tales).

Data format / data structure

Video

Interactive resource

Time period(s) investigated

2009-01-01 — 2011-01-01

Number of individuals/objects

42

Published: 2020-11-10