Celtic & Scottish Studies

C&SS Seminar Series: Autumn 2017

A weekly series of free seminars from guest speakers and colleagues in Celtic and Scottish Studies.

As the longest established department of its kind in Scotland, Celtic and Scottish Studies at Edinburgh is a major international hub for research, teaching and learning.

Each semester, we welcome a fantastic range of guest speakers and colleagues to present a lunchtime seminar on their work.

Seminars take place throughout term time on Fridays at 1.10pm. Check individual listings for venue details.

Entry is free and no booking is required. Everyone is welcome.

Celtic cross on the isle of Iona
Oct 20 2017 -

Trends in the ‘new speaker’ discourse in the context of the Celtic languages: problems and suggestions

A free seminar by PhD candidate, Christopher Lewin.
Celtic cross on the isle of Iona
Nov 17 2017 -

’s na cnàmhan gu bhith ris/a-nis: ways of reading contemporary Gaelic poetry

A free seminar by guest speaker, Dr Peter Mackay (University of St Andrews)
Celtic cross on the isle of Iona
Nov 24 2017 -

Revisiting ‘Mary O'Hara's Scotland’: a deferred moment in the early folk music revival

A free seminar by our C&SS colleague, Dr Stuart Eydmann.

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