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Apr
26
Fri
Conference 26-27 April 2019: Tales & Transmission: Storytelling in Irish and Scottish Gaelic 700AD to the Present
Apr 26 – Apr 27 all-day

Tales & Transmission:

Storytelling in Irish and Scottish Gaelic 700AD to the Present

26th and 27th April, 2019

Room GR06/07, English Faculty, 9 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP.

This conference brings together scholars working on various aspects and periods of storytelling in Irish and Scottish Gaelic. It will explore the progression, transformation, and continuity of storytelling, moving from the medieval to the modern period.

We are also pleased to have seanchas storytelling by Seanán Mac Aoidh (Ulster University) and traditional Gaelic singing by Robbie MacLeòid (University of Glasgow).

For further information and to register, please click here.

Apr
29
Mon
29 April 2019, Kathleen Hughes Memorial Lecture: Dr Jacopo Bisagni (NUI, Galway)
Apr 29 @ 17:00 – 18:00

The Kathleen Hughes Memorial Lecture

Dr Jacopo Bisagni (National University of Ireland, Galway)

From Atoms to the Cosmos:

The Irish Tradition of the Divisions of Time in the Early Middle Ages

Monday, 29 April 2019

5pm, Pavilion Room, Hughes Hall Cambridge