Bringing a language back from the dead
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Bringing a language back from the dead

Middlesbrough : United Kingdom | Jan 30, 2013 at 7:11 PM PST
Source: BBC
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But just 50 years ago Manx seemed to be on the point of extinction. "If you spoke Manx in a pub on the island in the 1960s, it was considered provocative and you were likely to find yourself in a brawl," recalls Brian Stowell, a 76-year-old islander who has penned a Manx-language novel, The Vampire Murders,... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
 
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