A selection of articles related to convict ballads.
Original articles from our library related to the Convict Ballads. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Convict Ballads.
- Grimassi, Raven
- Raven Grimassi is the author of several books on Wicca and Witchcraft, including The Wiccan Mysteries, which was awarded Book of the Year and First Place-Spirituality Book by the Coalition of Visionary Retailers in 1998. Raven Grimassi was born in 1951 to an...
Real Interviews >> Authors
- Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
- The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Convict Ballads is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Convict Ballads books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- AUSTRALIAN LITERATURE
- They were successful and were then published as books. convict ballads = colonial ballads. They still look at Australia from the exotic point of view.
- Astbury_How Does a Common Criminal Come To Symbolize a Nation
- C to compare the original convict ballad with Ned's letter). Such ballads were sung as. “anthems of defiance” for decades.
- Larrikin Education.2
- goal is to show how songs have been created and passed on to record.
- A Convict Story Social Stories Powerpoint compressed.ppt (Read
- a program called. A Convict Story on the classroom television I will watch the presenter transform into a convict to take me on an sing a convict ballad.
Suggested News Resources
Suggested Web Resources
- Australian Convict Ballads - YouTube
- Dec 18, 2006 Folklorist Warren Fahey explains the history of Australian convict transportatition ballads and sings Moreton Bay. Visit www.warrenfahey.
- Australia Folk Songs And Bush Verse: Rare Convict Ballads And
- With the end of transportation in 1868, a total of 806 ships had brought around 162000 male and female convicts to Australia - Rare Convict Ballads.
- The Convicts: Songs of Transportation - Raymond's Folk Song Page
- The Black Velvet Band This song deals with the dangers of petty crime which can lead to transportation to the penal colony of Australia.Though it is sometimes...
Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, realmagick.com library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.