LINGUIST List 15.3028

Mon Oct 25 2004

Media: Cornish Language in the News

Editor for this issue: Jessica Boynton <>


        1.    Mark Jones, Cornish Language in the News

Message 1: Cornish Language in the News

Date: 25-Oct-2004
From: Mark Jones <>
Subject: Cornish Language in the News

There's a historically ill-informed piece on Cornish on Yahoo at the moment:

From a historical point of view, Arthur (if he existed) was not necessarily
Cornish as the article claims, and both he and Boudicca would have spoken
varieties of Brythonic, not specifically Cornish.

BBC Radio Cornwall have a series of Cornish lessons for beginners:

The Cornish Language Fellowship site can be found at:

Mark J. Jones
Department of Linguistics
University of Cambridge

Linguistic Field(s): Language Description

Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue