Title

Irish culture and heritage as told by proverbs.

Poster Number

21

Format

Poster Presentation

Abstract/Artist Statement

Many different aspects of Irish culture and heritage are addressed in this paper, mainly through the use of proverbial sayings passed down from generation to generation. This paper tackles the subjects of work, social life, familial duty, education, religion and politics by stating and interpreting various proverbs to provide an insight to Irish life. The goal of this paper is to show that Irish culture today is deeply rooted in the rich past of Ireland and its people through proverbs. What better way is there to show this than by using sayings established long ago by these very people?

Location

Pacific Geosciences Center

Start Date

26-4-2003 9:00 AM

End Date

26-4-2003 5:00 PM

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Irish culture and heritage as told by proverbs.

Pacific Geosciences Center

Many different aspects of Irish culture and heritage are addressed in this paper, mainly through the use of proverbial sayings passed down from generation to generation. This paper tackles the subjects of work, social life, familial duty, education, religion and politics by stating and interpreting various proverbs to provide an insight to Irish life. The goal of this paper is to show that Irish culture today is deeply rooted in the rich past of Ireland and its people through proverbs. What better way is there to show this than by using sayings established long ago by these very people?