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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

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London. The Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Gallery permanent exhibition of women in medicine.

First Sunday of every month, Redruth. Shout with the Red River singers.

16 August 2016, Geevor Tin MIne. Pyba perform dances from the Poldark era.

16 August 2016, Truro. Book reading with Victoria Field, poet and author of Baggage, a Book of Leavings.

18 August 2016, Wheal Martyn Museum, St Austell. Book launch for A Proper Mizz-Maze: Dialect Tales by Jack Clemo.

1 September 2016, National Portrait Gallery. A talk by Jane Grant, author of The Story of the Fawcett Society: In the Steps of Exceptional Women.

3 September 2016, Helston. Cornish Dance Society Ceilidh.

14 September 2016, Brighouse. Communities of Resistance: New thoughts on Britain’s 1914-18 War resisters, a talk by Cyril Pearce.

16 September 2016, Newquay. A night of traditional dancing with The North Cornwall Ceili Band.

27 September 2016, Rye. A talk by Jane Grant, author of The Story of the Fawcett Society: In the Steps of Exceptional Women.

8 October 2016, Ilkley Literature Festival. Cyril Pearce and Ingrid Sharp discuss conscientious objectors on both sides and German women’s resistance to WWI.

15 October 2016, Leeds. Cyril Pearce gives a talk: "Martyrs and Rebels – perceptions of resistance in World War One" at the Peace History Conference.

25 October 2016, Hampstead, London. Private view of Lancelot Ribeiro, an exhibition at Burgh House.

26 October 2016 to 19 March 2017, Hampstead, London. Lancelot Ribeiro, an exhibition at Burgh House.

2 to 6 November 2016, Newquay. Lowender Peran.

6 November 2016, The British Museum, London. Nicholas Treadwell and the British Museum curators showcase the relevance of Lancelot Ribeiro’s drawings.

23 November 2016, Hampstead, London. Talk by David Buckman on Lancelot Ribeiro.