Past and Present
Edited By Cezary Obracht-Prondzynski and Tomasz Wicherkiewicz
This volume is the first scholarly monograph on the history, culture and language of the Kashubs to be published in English since 1935. The book systematically explores the most important aspects of Kashubian identity – national, regional, linguistic, cultural and religious – from both historical and contemporary perspectives.
Acknowledgements vii Cezary Obracht-Prondzyński and Tomasz Wicherkiewicz Introduction 1 Józef Borzyszkowski A History of the Kashubs until the End of Communism 5 Jerzy Treder The Kashubian Language and its Dialects: The Range of Use 75 Jerzy Treder and Cezary Obracht-Prondzyński Kashubian Literature: The Phenomenon, its History and its Social Dimension 109 Tomasz Wicherkiewicz Language Policy and the Sociolinguistics of Kashubian 141 Cezary Obracht-Prondzyński Dilemmas of Modern Kashubian Identity and Culture 179 Appendices 227 Bibliography 257 Index 275
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