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  • Aug 03, 2011
  • 11:25 PM

Death of the Breton linguist Per Denez

P. Argouarch / Agence Bretagne Presse
Brought up only by his mother, a professional dressmaker, in the city of Rennes, where the Breton language is not spoken, he had learned it by himself since the age of 13 and later while attending activist circles for Brittany during his university studies. He stayed in Rennes during the German occupation. At that time he met Roparz Hemon, the father of the Breton language revival...

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