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Vacancy: O’Donovan Scholarship

The School of Celtic Studies is able to offer a scholarship to be taken up in September 2022. Applicants will normally hold a doctoral degree prior to taking up the scholarship. A full CV together with an outline… Read More

Tionól 2022: CALL FOR PAPERS

This year’s Tionól will take place at the School of Celtic Studies,10 Burlington Road, Dublin 4, on 18 and 19 November. Papers will relate to any aspect of Celtic Studies, and willbe 30 minutes in duration. We would… Read More

Bee Day Competition

May 20th is World Bee Day, so to mark the occasion we are giving away two copies of Bechbretha: an Old Irish law-tract on bee-keeping. “Bechbretha, ‘bee-judgements’, provides a detailed account of early Irish law relating to bee-keeping,… Read More

Earth Day 2022: DIAS Contributing to the sustainability of our world

In 2018, the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies made a commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in its strategy “Embedded globally, strength locally”. Under the strategic goal – International research collaboration benefitting Ireland and the… Read More

Irish Platonisms Conference

28/29/30th April 2022 The purpose of this conference is to survey the various forms that Platonism has taken in Ireland’s history (from the seventh century to the present) in a broad sense which includes the development of Platonic… Read More

Summer School 2022

The next summer school at the School of Celtic Studies will take place from 11 to 22 July 2022. Schedule Morning 09.30–11.00 1A. Introduction to Early Modern Irish Prose: Professor Ruairí Ó hUiginn (DIAS)1B. Middle Welsh: Professor Barry… Read More

New publication: West Perthshire Gaelic

West Perthshire Gaelic: phonology, morphology, texts, and lexicon by Máirtín Ó MurchúHardback, vii + 366 pages Available now for an introductory price of €25. If you’d like the pair, East Perthshire Gaelic (1989) is also reduced! https://shop.dias.ie/product/west-perthshire-gaelic-phonology-morphology-texts-and-lexicon/ From… Read More

Colum Cille book discounts

For the 1500th anniversary of the birth of St Colum Cille, we’ve two books discounted you might be interested in:

Marking 1500 anniversary of St. Colum Cille’s birth the first ever digitized version of the Cathach launched


(07.12.2021) DIAS has launched the digitized version of the Cathach of St. Colum Cille to mark the 1500 anniversary of the birth of St Colum Cille, also known as St Columba (AD 521–597). He was a figure greatly… Read More

Tionól 2021

Including the Statutory Public Lecture, to be delivered this year by Prof. Ruairí Ó hUiginn.26–27 NovemberHampton Hotel, Morehampton Road, Dublin 4 ALL ARRANGEMENTS SUBJECT TO GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES Registration Due to capacity restrictions, registration is required. Tickets are free…. Read More