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From Shaman to Saint: Interpretive strategies in the study of Buile Shuibhne (Folklore Fellows Communications 302)

By: Alexandra Bergholm

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Helsinki, Finland, Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Academia Scientiarum Fennica)/Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2012

Seller ID: 113813

ISBN: 9514110692

Condition: New


A shaman, a saint, a remorseful penitent, or a mad novice? Since the publication of J. G. O’Keeffe’s edition of the medieval Irish text Buile Shuibhne­ in 1913, the enigmatic presentation of its main protagonist Suibhne Geilt has become a subject of a plurality of scholarly analyses, which have sought to understand the true nature of his madness. This study charts the ways in which Buile Shuibhne has been interpreted in twentieth-century scholarship, by paying particular attention to the religious allegorical readings of the text. The examination of four prevalent interpretative framework... View more info

Studia Celtica Fennica VII

By: Alexandra Bergholm

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2010

Seller ID: 115054

Condition: New


Articles: Panu Petteri Höglund, Introduktion till Gaeltacht-självbiografierna; Caroline McGrath, The Apple in Early Irish Narrative Tradition: A Thoroughly Christian Symbol? Tomás O’Sullivan, Texts and Transmissions of the Scúap Chrábaid: An Old-Irish Litany in its Manuscript Context. Printed Pages: 57. View more info

Studia Celtica Fennica VI

By: Alexandra Bergholm

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2009

Seller ID: 115067

Condition: New


Articles: iPhillip A. Bernhardt- House/i, Warriors, Words, and Wood. Oral Literary Wisdom in the Exploits of Irish Mythological Warriors; iXavier Delamarre/i, Octocannae Matres et le thème aucto-, octo- (celtique *ougtu- Ôƒtu-); iAntti Lampinen/i, iIn vacuum pontem gallus processit/i – Some Hypotheses on the Duel of Manlius Torquatus and a Gaul; iIlona Tuomi/i, Whore, Witch, Saint, Goddess? Sheela-na-gig: ilmiö ja historia; iJonathan M. Wooding/i, Reapproaching the Pagan Celtic Past – Anti-Nativism, Asterisk Reality and the Late-Antiquity Paradigm. Printed Pages: 92. View more info

Studia Celtica Fennica IV

By: Alexandra Bergholm

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2007

Seller ID: 115703

Condition: New


Articles: Alexandra Bergholm, Folly for Christ's Sake in Early Irish Literature. The Case of Suibhne Geilt Reconsidered; Grigory Bondarenko, Conn Cétchathach and the Image of Ideal Kingship in Early Medieval Ireland; Maxim Fomin, Classifications of Kings in Early Ireland and India; Jenny Graver, "What's in a Name? About the Syntax and Philosophical Functions of Etymologies in the Táin; Karin Hansson, Using Irish Language Corpora in the University Classroom; Melanie Maddox, Early Irish Monasteries and Their Dynastic Connections; Elena Parina, Coherence Markers. Conjunctive Personal Pronou... View more info

Studia Celtica Fennica IV

By: Alexandra Bergholm

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2007

Seller ID: 116298

Condition: New


Articles: Alexandra Bergholm, Folly for Christ's Sake in Early Irish Literature. The Case of Suibhne Geilt Reconsidered; Grigory Bondarenko, Conn Cétchathach and the Image of Ideal Kingship in Early Medieval Ireland; Maxim Fomin, Classifications of Kings in Early Ireland and India; Jenny Graver, "What's in a Name? About the Syntax and Philosophical Functions of Etymologies in the Táin; Karin Hansson, Using Irish Language Corpora in the University Classroom; Melanie Maddox, Early Irish Monasteries and Their Dynastic Connections; Elena Parina, Coherence Markers. Conjunctive Personal Pronou... View more info

Studia Celtica Fennica VI

By: Chief Alexandra Bergholm Katja Ritari

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2009

Seller ID: 115625

Condition: New


Articles: iPhillip A. Bernhardt- House/i, Warriors, Words, and Wood. Oral Literary Wisdom in the Exploits of Irish Mythological Warriors; iXavier Delamarre/i, Octocannae Matres et le thème aucto-, octo- (celtique *ougtu- Ôƒtu-); iAntti Lampinen/i, iIn vacuum pontem gallus processit/i – Some Hypotheses on the Duel of Manlius Torquatus and a Gaul; iIlona Tuomi/i, Whore, Witch, Saint, Goddess? Sheela-na-gig: ilmiö ja historia; iJonathan M. Wooding/i, Reapproaching the Pagan Celtic Past – Anti-Nativism, Asterisk Reality and the Late-Antiquity Paradigm. Printed Pages: 92. View more info