taking our culture forward

Sophia Morrison is an incredibly important figure in Manx cultural history.

There is hardly a part of the Isle of Man's culture today which is not flourishing in the wake of Sophia Morrison's hard work in the fields of Manx language, music, folklore, theatre, literature, dialect and more over a century ago.

This page is a small collection of materials offering ways find out more about what she did for the Isle of Man during her lifetime and their continued relevance and vitality today.

Videos

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  • 'Ersooyl' - A poem for Sophia Morrison by Mona Douglas

  • 'Sophia Morrison' - A poem by Cushag

  • The Charm: A Manx dialect play by Christopher Shimmin

Videos

  • 'Ersooyl' - A poem for Sophia Morrison by Mona Douglas

  • 'Sophia Morrison' - A poem by Cushag

  • The Charm: A Manx dialect play by Christopher Shimmin

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