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National Sovereignty, Male Power and the Irish Language

  • Aidan Beatty
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Part of the Genders and Sexualities in History book series (GSX)

Abstract

In the spring of 1914, fearing for the future of St Enda’s College (his perennially cash-strapped nationalist hothouse) Patrick Pearse agreed to go on an extended trip to the US, hoping there to gain funds from wealthy nationalist-minded Irish-Americans. The trip was partly organised through the Irish Republican Brotherhood, an organisation Pearse had just joined and his involvement with which would lead, two years later, to his execution.2

Keywords

Irish Woman Poster Collection Irish People Hybrid Language Undated Poster 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aidan Beatty
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  1. 1.Azrieli Institute of Israel Studies & School of Canadian Irish StudiesConcordia UniversityMontrealCanada

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