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Important Notice 14 August 2012
If you have come to this site because you have been receiving spam e-mail from the domain "ikanlundu.com," I beg your pardon. Some unpleasant person has spoofed my domain-name. According to the best information I can find, I can do nothing at all to stop this spoofing. All I can do is say sorry to all decent netizens.
Note to People Who Want Translations
Personal, Family, FrivolousLife (not actually) in (but very close to) the Jungle.
The Flora and Fauna of Lundu in pictures
A Tribute to my Brother
'Pataphysics, and Borneo Things
Richard Garnett's The Twilight of the Gods and Other Stories.
Classic Ground: Essays on Classical Literature first published in the New Straits Times
Dr. John Arbuthnot's The Art of Political Lying
Fugue Kit. Build Your Own Completion for Bach's Art of Fugue!!
Note to those looking for---
Jalai Jako' Iban: A Basic Grammar of the Iban Language of Sarawak
Some time ago this book went out of print and I attempted to keep it available by scanning it, making a PDF file of it, and posting it. My website immediately crashed and stayed crashed for a long time. If any of you would like a copy of this book, please write me directly. My former "permanent" e-mail address no longer works. You may write me at: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recent... Aurelio Aureli's libretto for the opera Eliogabalo music by Francesco Cavalli, 1667. (The recording of the 2004 performance directed by René Jacobs is available at http://passacaille.blogspot.com/2010/01/francesco-cavalli-eliogabalo.html ) Really groovy and bent opera! Click here for Aureli's libretto.
Less recent... Ka orang Iban ti nitih pengarap Kristyen, bup "Jalai Ngator Pendiau."
Indai Sam ngasoh aku ngesekan bup tu lalu ngengkah nya ke Jala ka pangan iya. Bup tu lama, di-tulis, kenu aku, sebedau Perang Jepun tauka enda lama lepas nya, lalu mar amat di-temu diatu. Fail nya dalam pisin PDF lalu besai, kira 17MB.
Jalai Ngator Pendiau
Sorta Newish "Collecting Getah," an interview with Baki anak Resol recorded by me 3 June 1994, in Iban (MP3)
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