Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 20/21 (Hardcover)

2000 and 2001

By Benjamin Bruch (Editor), Charlene Shipman Eska (Editor), Hugh Fogarty (Editor)

Harvard University Press, 9780674023833, 455pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2006

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Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 20 includes "Retoiric and Composition in Geneamuin Chormaic," by Hugh Fogarty; "Classical Ethnography and Celts: Can We Trust the Sources?" by Philip Freeman; "Prayers, Prizefights and Prostitution: The Medieval Irish Cemetery and Its Many Uses," by Susan Leigh Fry; "Magical Realism and the Mabinogi An Exercise in Methodology," by Michael Linkletter; "Rebuke and Revision in the Early Irish Annals: The Death-Notices of Muirchertach mac Ercae ]534]," by Laurence Maney; "'To a man for the King' The Allegiance of Welsh Catholics during the First Civil War, 1642-46," by Robert Matthews; "King and Druid," by Arun Micheelsen; "'Words, words, words' Language about Language in France and Ireland," by Grace Neville; "Ystoria Tri Brenin o Gwlen," by Prydwyn Piper; and "Highland Motives in the Jacobite Rising of 1745-46: 'Forcing Out, ' Traditional Documentation and Gaelic Poetry," by James A. Stewart, Jr.

Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 21 includes "Gendering the Vita Prima An Examination of St. Brigid's Role as 'Mary of the Gael, '" by Diane Peters Auslander; "Apollonius of Rhodes' Argonautica A Mythology of Greek Expansion in Celtic Lands," by Timothy P. Bridgman; "The Wealth of the Medieval Welsh Gentry: The Case of Gwilym ap Gruffydd of Penrhyn," by A. D. Carr; "Celtic Languages in the 1910 U.S. Census," by Jonathan Dembling; "Digging Deeper: Adventures in Medieval Irish Burial and the Case for Interdisciplinary Scholarship," by Susan Leigh Fry; "Laoiseach Mac an Bhaird and the Politics of Close Reading," by Sarah E. McKibben; "Prescient Birds and Prospective Kings: Further Comments on Irish Elements in the Eddic Poem R gs ula," by Amy Eichhorn Mulligan; "The Descent of the Gods: Creation, Cosmogony, and Divine Order in Lebor Gab la," by Sharon Paice Macleod; "Babel Is Come Again: Linguistic Colonisation and the Bardic Response in Early Modern Ireland," by Patricia Palmer; "'In Defiance of the Gospel and by Authority of the Devil' Criticism of Welsh Marriage Law by the English Ecclesiastical Establishment and Its Socio-Political Context," by Laura Radiker; and "The Way We Were: Twentieth Century Brittany through the Eyes of Breton Language Memorialists," by Lenora Timm.