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Statutory Public Lecture 2023

‘The whole landscape a manuscript’: Reading the environment in dindshenchas texts Professor Máire Ní Mhaonaigh 8.00 p.m. Friday 17 November 2023. Theatre R, Newman Building, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin. Mar chuid de Thionól 2023 Update: Watch the… Read More

Tionól 2023, 17–18 November

FRIDAY 17 NOVEMBER / DÉ HAOINE 17 SAMHAIN 09.00 OPENING 09.00–09.35 PETER MCQUILLANApproaches to ‘nationhood’ in seventeenth-century Irish 09.35–10.10 PAUL TEMPANThe etymology of Ir. bán, ‘white’ – a loan from Latin or early Romance? 10.10–10.45 CHRISTOPHER LEWINNí ach… Read More

DIAS announces programme for Samhain agus Science festival 2023

Things that go bump in the night: bats, dark energy and worlds beyond our own at Samhain agus Science 2023 How can the unique biology of bats help us solve some of the greatest challenges that humans face… Read More

Samhain agus Science 2023

Samhain agus Science, now in its 6th year, is an annual initiative of the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies taking place each year during Halloween. From spooky science to the mysteries of the Celtic festival of Samhain, DIAS… Read More

Vacancy: Assistant Professorship

Applications are being sought for this permanent full-time research position in the School of Celtic Studies at the level of Assistant Professor.  The School seeks applications from scholars researching in any area encompassed by the School and applications… Read More

Book sale: 25% off all books!

To celebrate the XVII International Congress of Celtic Studies in Utrecht this month, we’re offering a 25% reduction on all books. In addition, a full set of the Early Irish Law series is available for just €190! Take… Read More

Tionól 2023 — Call for Papers

This year’s Tionól will take place at the School of Celtic Studies, 10 Burlington Road, Dublin 4, on 17 and 18 November. Papers will relate to any aspect of Celtic Studies, and will be 30 minutes in duration…. Read More

Englynion y Beddau: The Welsh Dindshenchas

The Myles Dillon Memorial Lecture By Patrick Sims-Williams Venue: 10 Burlington Road, Dublin 4Time: Thursday 25 May 2023, 5pm Watch the recording below, and you can download the accompanying handout (PDF).

Lecture: Early Irish Law 1910–1978: Plummer, Thurneysen and Binchy

by Thomas Charles-Edwards Venue: DIAS, 10 Burlington Road, Dublin 4Thursday 11 May 2023, 5pm Handout Document PDF

Vacancies: O’Donovan Scholarships

The School of Celtic Studies is able to offer two scholarships to be taken up in June 2023. Applicants will normally hold a doctoral degree prior to taking up the scholarship but applications from researchers who are nearing… Read More