“…It is not as a woman descended from noble ancestry, but as one of the people that I am avenging lost freedom…” – Boudica (probably)
One of the complexities involved in talking about the Irish and the Caribbean is understanding that not all of the Irish who went there were indentured servants… Read more “The Anglo-Irish Nobleman Who Championed Emancipation | Sanestos Series”
Like the other Celtic languages on the British Isles, the Cornish language–otherwise known as Kernowek–had experienced a slow decline with the encroachment of the English language. Although… Read more “The Last Fluent Speaker Of Cornish | Sanestos Series”
“I have spent much of my time away, but I have always held on to my Manx” – Ned Maddrell
He preserved the art of storytelling in Irish Gaelic.
During the reign of King Henry VII, he declared war against the Scots. In order to fuel his war effort, he needed as much money has he… Read more “The Cornish Leaders Of A Peasant Uprising | Sanestos Series”
To cure ignorance of this understudied field is to clarifyingly analyze this complex part of colonial history.