Julie Fowlis and Lord Provost launch TurasG website

World renowned Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis  and City Provost Cllr Alexander Graham have  launched an innovative cultural tourism website to enhance the links between the Scottish Gaidhealtachd and Ireland’s Gaeltacht in Inverness. Fresh from the Scottish Music Awards, where she became the first Gaelic artist to be recognised alongside stars such as Annie Lennox, Paulo Nutini and […]

New technology challenges for minority language media examined in study

Whether it’s iPhone apps in the Basque language, multi-lingual drama in Welsh or a programme on Australian TV in aboriginal tongues, the main challenge facing media operators in minority languages is not the traditional scarcity of media outlets but how best to manage the expanding opportunities of new media technology to benefit their language community. […]