It is currently Sun 16 May 2021 8:30 am

All times are UTC


Forum rules


Please click here to view the forum rules



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 21 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3
Author Message
PostPosted: Mon 03 May 2021 2:56 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon 01 Sep 2014 10:03 pm
Posts: 468
Location: SAM
gliaire wrote:

Yes, the seanchló unfortunately is a turn-off for some people, but I think people need to get familiar with it if they want to access some of the best material published in Irish. It would be nice even to have a couple of modern editions published in the seanchló, to help familiarise people with it.


I really do agree. I think it's a shame the language ever switched from being written in it, though I do understand why as (at least from what I heard), it was to make publishing easier by using the materials they already had for English, French, etc. as opposed to creating a new typeset.

Quote:
The idea occurred to me recently of publishing "special editions" of some classics in the seanchló, as a sort of collector's item.


That would be quite interesting, but it's something that'd have to be print on demand most likely. There's just too little interest in it all, sadly.

Quote:
Thanks for that list. I actually bashed out "Urchar an Duill faoi Abhall" a couple of days back. I'm going to get back to it again this week and hopefully have a decent-sized stash to send on to you.



Awesome. Just send them over when you get them done and I'll go through it annotating it with the dialectal stuff I see.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 21 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3

All times are UTC


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot], Majestic-12 [Bot] and 79 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group