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Consultant : Maa-Neu Dong
Education: College
Work: Artisan at National Museum of Natural Science
Publications : A. Journal
“The Completion of a Workhouse of the Yami” (in Chinese) with Hue-Yin Zheng & Ling-Ling Wu, Journal of the Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica, 1989, 58: 119-151.
“A Ceremony at the Completion of a Workhouse of the Yami: Part I” (in Chinese), Field Materials, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica, 1990, 3: 17 -67.
“A Ceremony at the Completion of a Workhouse of the Yami: Part II” (in Chinese), Field Materials, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica, 1991, 4: 1-111.
“A Ceremony at the Completion of a Workhouse of the Yami: Part III” (in Chinese), Field Materials, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica, 1991, 5: 107-168.
“Translation of Yami Oral Literature” (in Chinese), Aboriginal Historical Materials in Taiwan, 1995, 1: 15-111.
“Translation of Yami Oral Literature” (in Chinese), Aboriginal Historical Materials in Taiwan, 1995, 2: 1-96.
“Analysis of Yami Lexical Counts and Dictionary Making” (in Chinese) with Der-Hwa Rau, The Newsletter of the Form for Museum Ethnography of Taiwan, 1999, 2.3: 30-58.

B. Monographs
Yami Dictionary with Texts and Reference Grammar, coauthored with Der-Hwa Rau (in Chinese), (to appear), Language & Linguistics.
Yami Textbook (in Chinese) with Der-Hwa Rau, Taipei : Crane, 2000.
“Praising on Taros,” Taipei County : Dao-Xiang, 1995.

Research Project & Awards : C. Research Project
Yami Texts, Word lists, and Sentences with Der-Hwa Rau (in Chinese), Research Monograph of Council of Aboriginal Affairs, Executive Yuan, R.O.C., 1999.

D. Awards
Award for Studies of Aboriginal Languages on Taiwan, Ministry of Education of R.O.C., Research Title “Yami Dictionary with Texts and Reference Grammar,” 2003
Award for Studies of Aboriginal Languages on Taiwan, Ministry of Education of R.O.C., Research Title “ Yami Textbook,” 1999
Award for Studies of Aboriginal native languages on Taiwan, Ministry of Education of R.O.C., Research Title “Translation of Yami's Folklore the Institute of Ethnology, Academica Sinica,” 1997
Award for Studies of Aboriginal Languages on Taiwan, ShuanYi Aboriginal Museum, Research Title “ Praising on Taros,” 1993



Consultant : Yong-Quan Xie
Education: Junior High School
Work: Catholic Missionary on Lanyu
Specialty : Traditional Theology, Viewpoints of Death, Traditional Fishing and Hunting, Tao.
Works : “Father of Lanyu – Father Ji Shou-Chang”(in Chinese), 2004, July.
“Exploration of Traditional Theology and Traditional Viewpoints of Death”
  (in Chinese)


Consultant : Hui-Ru Wang
Education: High School
Work: Yami Teacher at Lanyu Elementary school
Specialty : Collecting, editing, and translating field materials on Yami
Works : Some articles in Lan-Yu Biweekly


Consultant : Shan-Shan Dong
Education: High school diploma, Chih Ping High School, Taoyua
Work: Forest conservation officer
Work Experience

Human resources investigator
Assistant at Lu Ear-Nose-Throat Clinic
Factory worker at Kwong Fong Textile Co., LTD


Consultant : Xi-Yue Zeng
Education: Diploma, National Cheng-Kung Commercial & Aqua cultural Senior Vocational High School
Work: Yami language teacher at Iranmilek Elementary School
Specialty

Researching oral histories of Ivalinu, Orchid Island
Recording traditional songs
Translating Yami Hymns
Writing Yami nursery rhymes
Conducting Yami language research and transmission
Making Yami handicrafts

Work Experience

Teaching Yami literacy to church members since 1986.
Teaching Yami language at Iranmilek Elementary School since1997, Teaching Nursery Rhymes at Yayu Elementary School since 2003, and teaching Yami handicrafts. Committee member of Yami language assessment, Council of Indigenous Peoples, Executive Yuan.
Head of Yami Women Ministry in Presbyterian Church, Head of Yami Education in Presbyterian Church, and accountant.


 



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