Fast Facts & Links


Required Reading:

Hancock, L. (n.d.). CAIN: Background Essay on the Northern Ireland Conflict.
Retrieved September 21, 2014, from http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/othelem/landon.htm

The History Place – Irish Potato Famine. N.p., n.d. Web. 7 Oct. 2014.
http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/famine/

For further reading:

A Beginner’s Guide to Irish Gaelic Pronunciation. (n.d.).
Retrieved September 21, 2014, from http://www.standingstones.com/gaelpron.html

How To Prounounce Irish for Beginners (with your digitized host, Gearóid Ó Ceallaigh). Retrieved September 26, 2015, http://angaelmagazine.com/pronunciation/vowels.htm

Massie, A. (n.d.). Allan Massie: Gaelic will only be a hobby language. The Scotsman.
Retrieved September 21, 2014, from http://www.scotsman.com/gaelic/allan-massie-gaelic-will-only-be-a-hobby-language-1-3142797

The World Factbook. (n.d.). Central Intelligence Agency.
Retrieved September 21, 2014, from https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ei.html

Watch these:

It’s a Blas – Irish Language in Northern Ireland (BBC Documentary)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qbfUpfS4n_Y

Who is to blame for Ireland’s mass exodus?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qz7WeEbSpYo