Ref. No: 0203 Paddy Gorilla

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Ref. No: 0203 Paddy Gorilla

20.00

Country: Ireland
Year: 2.1.1984
Dur: 26.42

Documents the anti-Irish bias of English cartoonists in the 19th century. Irishmen were caricatured as apes in Punch. Darwin’s theory of evolution was unpalatable in Victorian England except to explain the ‘wild’ Irish and their resistance to English assimilation.

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