Our Cyber Monday Sale has begun! Every Palgrave eBook is just 15 £/$/€ Shop early and save >>

Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities

Welsh Writing, Political Action and Incarceration

Branwen's Starling

Authors: Mac Giolla Chríost, Diarmait

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-37227-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-230-36284-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $100.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-34870-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.
About this book

Welsh Writing, Political Action and Incarceration  examines the prison literature of certain iconic Welsh authors whose political lives and creative writings are linked to ideas about Wales and the Welsh language, the nature of political activism, and the function of incarceration.

About the authors

Diarmait Mac Giolla Chríost is Professor at the School of Welsh, Cardiff University, UK. He is an authority on linguistic minorities and language planning. His previous books include Language, Identity and Conflict: A Comparative Study of Language in Ethnic Conflict in Europe and Eurasia, The Irish Language in Ireland from Goídel to Globalisation, Language and the City, and Jailtacht: The Irish Language, Symbolic Power and Political Violence in Northern Ireland.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Chríost, Diarmait Mac Giolla

    Pages 1-7

  • D. Gwenallt Jones Plasau’r Brenin (1934) and ‘Dartmoor’ (1941)

    Chríost, Diarmait Mac Giolla

    Pages 13-35

  • Saunders Lewis Buchedd Garmon (1937)

    Chríost, Diarmait Mac Giolla

    Pages 36-55

  • T. E. Nicholas Llygad y Drws (1940), Canu’r Carchar (1942) and Prison Sonnets (1948)

    Chríost, Diarmait Mac Giolla

    Pages 56-72

  • Waldo Williams Dail Pren (1956)

    Chríost, Diarmait Mac Giolla

    Pages 73-99

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-37227-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-230-36284-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $100.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-34870-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

Services for this book

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Welsh Writing, Political Action and Incarceration
Book Subtitle
Branwen's Starling
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-37227-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137372277
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-36284-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34870-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 228
Topics