Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/1748
Title: 'Sounds Irish: The Irish Language in Australia' by Dymphna Lonergan
Contributor(s): Ryan, John Sprott (author)
Publication Date: 2006
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/1748
Abstract: This milestone text treats excitingly of an aspect of settler language in Australia that has been too long neglected and is more significant culturally than any possible NESB Scottish linguistic record. The two bases of the study are that Ireland, up to the Great Famine of the 1840s, was only partially an English-speaking country; and a challenge to the orthodoxy that eighteenth and nineteenth century Australian Irish-speakers did not leave written record in Australia of their native tongue.
Publication Type: Review
Source of Publication: Reviews in Australian Studies, 1(1), p. 156-157
Publisher: British Australian Studies Association
ISSN: 1750-7871
Field of Research (FOR): 200503 British and Irish Literature
HERDC Category Description: C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal
Other Links: http://www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/ras/article/view/601/672
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