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Panel discussion between Ireland (Keiran Walker) and Acadie de la Nouvelle-Écosse (Marie-Claude Rioux) about the history and politics of the battle to save Gaeilge and Acadian French. What are the similarities between the 2 countries?
Very interesting reading. Thank you. I visited Grosse Ile with my family years ago. It was a very emotional experience.
Thank you so much, Réjean. It is sad yet at the same time, wonderful to read these history notes. The…
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Tunes – Foinn Session List – Foinn MareGold Retreat Centre July 31, 2021 Out on the Ocean – G Banish Misfortune – D O’Carolan’s Concerto Polkas Maggie in the Woods – G John Ryan’s – D Dennis Murphy’s – D Trip Over the Mountain – G (slow air) Reels Temperance Reel – G (Teetotalers) BansheeContinue reading “MareGold Session – 31 Iúil 2021”
Famine had a decisive impact on Irishsociety.This collective struggle, resulting from a kind of adversity that nowadays we have difficulty tofathom, still resonates today. Many books have been written in an effort to explain the primarycauses of the disaster: the origins of the late blight itself, the vulnerability of monoculture, thelandlord ownership system, etc. InContinue reading “An Gorta Mór : cuid a dó”