Bretons of France

Below are resources related to the “Bretons of France” chapter of Native Nations: The Survival of Indigenous Peoples, 3rd Edition, edited by Sharlotte Neely and Douglas W. Hume.

Agencies & Organizations
Discussion Questions
      • What is meant by the term “Celtic sea?”
      • Why do Celtic peoples see themselves as not being part of the “Great Tradition of Europe?”
      • What kinds of behaviors mark the Brittany Celts as unique?
Documentary Films
Further Reading
      • McDonald, Maryon. 1990. We Are Not French. Routledge.

Contemporary Breton People

Traditional Breton headdresses from the Ar Vro Vigoudenn circle worn for the Grande Parade du Festical Interceltique de Lorient in 2009
Traditional Breton headdresses from the Ar Vro Vigoudenn circle worn for the Grande Parade du Festical Interceltique de Lorient in 2009 (XIIIfromTOKYO [CC BY-SA])

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