Na Ranna Gaeilge, COC ~ Cumann na Scríbheann nGaedhilge

The Twentieth Annual Irish Texts Society Seminar

Saturday, November 17, 2018

The subject of this year's event will be ‘The Poems of Giolla Brighde Mac Conmidhe, edited by N. J. A. Williams, Irish Texts Society, Main Series vol. 51 (1980).

Clár / Programme

Michael Hoyne, ‘The Poems of Mac Giolla Brighde Mac Conmidhe: Language and Metrics’
Gordon Ó Riain, ‘Sources, Themes and Structure in the Poems of Giolla Brighde Mac Conmidhe’
Emma Nic Cárthaigh, ‘The Poetical Topography of the Poems of Giolla Brighde Mac Conmidhe’
Michelle O Riordan, ‘The Poems of Mac Giolla Brighde Mac Conmidhe: the Apologues’
Nollaig Ó Muraíle, ‘The Mac Conmidhe Poetical Family’

 

Proceedings

The proceedings of the first seventeen seminars have been published in the ITS Subsidiary Series; the results of the 2016 seminar on Two Irish Arthurian Romances (ITS volume 10), will be launched this year.

Seminar proceedings published to date in the Subsidary Series:
1. (1999) Fled Bricrenn: Reassessments (ed. Pádraig Ó Riain);
2. (2000) Dáibhí Ó Bruadair: His Historical and Literary Context (ed. Pádraigín Riggs);
3. (2001) Beatha Aodha Ruaidh Uí Dhomhnaill: The Life of Red Hugh O’Donnell, Historical and Literary Contexts (ed. Pádraig Ó Riain);
4. (2002) Duanaire Finn: Reassessments (ed. John Carey);
5. (2003) Cinnlae Amhlaoibh Uí Shúilleabháin: Reassessments (ed. Liam P. Ó Murchú);
6. (2004) Dinneen and the Dictionary: 1904-2004 (ed. Pádraigín Riggs);
7. (2005) Translations from Classical Literature: Imtheachta Aeniasa and Stair Ercuil ocus a Bás (ed. Kevin Murray);
8. (2006) Amhráin Chearbhalláin / The Poems of Carolan: Reassessments (ed. Liam P. Ó Murchú);
9. (2007) Geoffrey Keating’s Foras Feasa Ar Éirinn: Reassessments (ed. Pádraig Ó Riain);
10. (2008) Lebor Gabála Érenn: Textual History and Pseudohistory (ed. John Carey);
11. (2009) Tadhg Dall Ó hUiginn: His Historical and Literary Context (ed. Pádraigín Riggs);
12. (2010) Edmund Hogan’s ‘Onomasticon Goedelicum’: Reconsiderations (eds Kevin Murray and Pádraig Ó Riain);
13. (2011) Caithréim Thoirdhealbhaigh: Reassessments (ed. Liam P. Ó Murchú);
14. (2012) Lebor na Cert: Reassessments (ed. Kevin Murray);
15. (2013) Buile Suibhne: Perspectives and Reassessments (ed. John Carey);
16. (2014) The Poems of Blathmac Son of Cu Brettan: Reassessments (ed. Pádraig Ó Riain);
17. (2015) Rosa Anglica: Reassessments (ed. Liam P. Ó Murchú)

These volumes along with selected ITS volumes from the Main Series are available for purchase online or on the day of each seminar.