Jobs/ Scholarships/ Prizes

  • Permanent Irish Language Translators for EU institutions (closing date for applications: 4 September, 2018).
  • Annual Vivien Law Prize established by the Henry Sweet Society for the best essay submitted on any topic within the history of linguistics (submission by September 30 each year).
  • Elrington and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Cambridge University (to take up appointment on 1 October, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter).
  • O’Donovan Scholarship, (beginning January 2019), School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (closing date: 30 September, 2018).

Conferences/ Seminars

  • Learning scripts, forgetting scripts: new approaches to the history of writing in the Roman West, 8-9 November 2018, Universidad de las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Call for papers: closing date, 15 April, 2018).
  • Thinking about Mythology in the 21st Century, Edinburgh, 10-11 November 2018 (call for papers).
  • Irish Conference of Folklore and Ethnology / Tionól Béaloideasa 7 Eitneolaíochta, The Research Institute for Irish and Celtic Studies, Ulster University, York Street, Belfast, Saturday, 17 November 2018 (clár / programme).
  • ADUAIDH: Comhdháil Cois Laoi ar Dhúchas Uladh, An Leabharlann, Coláiste na hOllscoile, Corcaigh, 23-24 Samhain, 2018.
  • School of Welsh, Bangor / Department of Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth: a conference to celebrate the 100thanniversary of John Morris-Jones’s ‘Taliesin’ and the 80th anniversary of Ifor Williams’s edition of the Gododdin, Medrus, Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth, Saturday 24 November.
  • 23rd Australasian Conference of Irish Studies, University of Sydney, 27-30 November 2018 (call for papers).
  • Seimineár Leathlae ar Roinnt Lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge sna Bailiúcháin Speisialta, An Coláiste Ollscoile, Baile Átha Cliath (Dé hAoine, 30 Samhain 2018).
  • UCD Mícheál Ó Cléirigh Institute / Peritia: Journal of the Medieval Academy of Ireland, ‘Phases of Irish History’: Writing about Early Medieval Ireland, 1918–2018, 30 November, Room K114, Newman Building, University College Dublin.
  • CLCS Celtic Forum at the MLA Convention, Chicago, 3-6 January, 2019 (proposal due: March 22, 2018),
  • IONA Seafaring: Early Medieval Studies on the Islands of the North Atlantic, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 11-13, 2019 (call for papers).
  • Tales & Transmission: Storytelling in Irish and Scottish Gaelic 700AD to the Present (call for papers).
  • Preliminary Call For Papers, CSANA at Kalamazoo May 2019 (complete paper proposals due no later than 15 September, 2018).
  • ‘To frighten off the rude and ignorant’?: Intentional Obscuritas in Irish and Welsh literature (650–1650), conference in School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 24-25 May 2019.
  • International Congress of Celtic Studies (XVI ICCS), Bangor University, Wales, 22-26 July, 2019 (call for papers: 1 July – 30 September, 2018).

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