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    • Discussion paper on Irish language radio broadcasting 

      Walsh, John; Day, Rosemary (NUI Galway and Mary Immaculate College, UL, 2018-01)
      This discussion paper presents the findings of the first phase of an ongoing study into the use of Irish language on the country s radio stations, other than those that broadcast exclusively in Irish. Under broadcasting ...
    • Enactments concerning the Irish language, 1922 - 2016 

      Walsh, John (Clarus Press on behalf of the School of Law, Trinity College, Dublin, 2016)
      The Official Languages Act (henceforth OLA) of 2003 gave limited expression to the constitutional status of Irish as first official language by obliging public bodies to provide a restricted number of services in Irish. ...
    • An Gael agus an raidió: Craoltóireacht na Gaeilge tar éis bhunú an stáit 

      Walsh, John (Comhar, 2018-09)
      Léiríonn an caidreamh idir an chraoltóireacht agus an Ghaeilge san 20ú Aois go leor idé-eolaíochtaí casta maidir leis an gcainteoir dúchais agus leis an bhfoghlaimeoir, agus faoin gceangal idir tógáil na féiniúlachta agus ...
    • National identity and belonging among gay ‘new speakers’ of Irish 

      Walsh, John (John Benjamins Publishing, 2019-03)
      New speakers refer to people who use a language regularly but are not traditional native speakers of that language. Although this discussion has been going on for some time in other sub-disciplines of linguistics, it ...
    • New speakers of Irish: shifting boundaries across time and space 

      O'Rourke, Bernadette; Walsh, John (De Gruyter Open, 2014-12-18)
      While traditional Irish-speaking communities continue to decline, the number of second-language speakers outside of the Gaeltacht has increased. Of the more than one and half million speakers of Irish just over 66,000 now ...
    • ‘New speakers’ of Irish in the United States: practices and motivations 

      Walsh, John; Ní Dhúda, Laoise (De Gruyter, 2015-05-28)
      This paper examines the experiences and motivations of 'new speakers' of Irish in the United States. 'New speakers' of Irish refer to those whose first language is not Irish but who use the language regularly and fluently. ...
    • The role of emotions and positionality in the trajectories of ‘new speakers’ of Irish 

      Walsh, John (SAGE Publications, 2017-07-28)
      Aims and Objectives/Purpose/Research Questions: The aim of this paper is to describe and analyse the emotional experiences and positionality of new speakers of Irish, fluent and regular speakers who were not raised with ...