[Peig Sayers at her own fireplace, Dunquin, Co. Kerry.] - UCD Digital Library

Peig Sayers at her own fireplace, Dunquin, Co. Kerry.

In collection Folklore Photograph Collection

Origin information
Dún Chaoin, Co. Chiarraí (Éire) / Dunquin, Co. Kerry (Ireland) : Coimisiún Béaloideasa Éireann (CBÉ) / Irish Folklore Commission - Copyright
Date created:
Type of resource
still image
Physical description
1 photograph (image/tiff) — Digital origin: reformatted digital — Reformating quality: preservation
Note
154 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Original negative is damaged. Copy negative in good condition.
Note
Peig Sayers was another internationally-know author to emerge from the Blasket Islands in the period following the 1920's (see no.152). See wrote Peig (Baile Átha Cliath, 1936), Machnamh Sean-Mhná (Baile Átha Cliath, 1939) and An Old Woman's Reflections (translated by Séamus Ennis, Oxford, 1963). Like Tomás Ó Criomhthain and others se was a constant source of inormation for scholars of folklore and of the Irish language. Seosamh Ó Dálaigh and other collectors for the Commission collected a vast body of material from Peig over the years and this material is now in the Department of Irish Folklore.
Languages
English  
Genre
Photograph
Subject
Dunquin (Kerry, Ireland)
Oral Literature
Informants
Storytelling--Ireland
Location
UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Folklore Photograph Collection. M001.18.00657
Alternative view
[Tomás Ó Criomhthain, Blasket Islands, Co. Kerry.]
Alternative view
[Tomás Ó Criomhthain, Blasket Islands, Co. Kerry.]
Note
154 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Original negative is damaged. Copy negative in good condition.
Note
Peig Sayers was another internationally-know author to emerge from the Blasket Islands in the period following the 1920's (see no.152). See wrote Peig (Baile Átha Cliath, 1936), Machnamh Sean-Mhná (Baile Átha Cliath, 1939) and An Old Woman's Reflections (translated by Séamus Ennis, Oxford, 1963). Like Tomás Ó Criomhthain and others se was a constant source of inormation for scholars of folklore and of the Irish language. Seosamh Ó Dálaigh and other collectors for the Commission collected a vast body of material from Peig over the years and this material is now in the Department of Irish Folklore.

Record source
Prepared by IVRLA project staff, UCD Library, University College Dublin — Record identifier: uri:info:fedora/ivrla:10405

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