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An introduction to the Lesser Used Languages of Europe series

> Listen to The Guardian Books podcast on Lesser Used Languages with Clive Boutle, publisher, and Paul Gubbins, editor of the Esperanto anthology

The series introduces the reader to the extraordinary diversity of European writing and thought through a unique collection of anthologies of poetry and prose from the earliest times to the present day, accompanied by English translations and commentaries. The books are aimed at the general reader as well as students and those with an interest in languages.

> Click here for more details of the books already available in the series

At the moment we are working on anthologies of Basque, Catalan, Scottish Gaelic and Cornish.
Other anthologies will include Ladino (Judeo-Spanish).

Available now:

Volume 1 The Turn of the Ermine: an anthology of Breton literature > More details

Volume 2 Manannan's Cloak: an anthology of Manx literature > More details

Volume 3 Breogan's Lighthouse: an anthology of Galician literature > More details

Volume 4 The Toad and the Donkey: an anthology of Norman literature from the Channel Islands > More details

Volume 5 Star in a Night Sky: an anthology of Esperanto Literature > More details

Volume 6 This Fair Land: an anthology of Maltese Literature > More details

Volume 7 Grains of Gold: an anthology of Occitan Literature > More details

Volume 8 The Old Red Tongue – An Anthology of Welsh Literature > More details

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24 March 2018, Southwark Cathedral. Elizabeth Crawford gives an illustrated talk: Pictures and Politics: the art of suffrage propaganda.

24 March 2018, Museum of London Elizabeth Crawford joins a panel discussion on the legacy of the suffrage movement through the eyes of contemporary writers.

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1 April 2018, Pool. Man Engine Resurrection Tour afternooner event at Heartlands, Pool.

5 April 2018, London. Launch of Art and Suffrage with a Q&A with the author Elizabeth Crawford.

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19 April 2018, St Just. Cornish music at Trevithick Day, Camborne.

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