Monday, June 29, 2015

International Congress of Celtic Studies, Glasgow, July 13-17 2015

http://www.americannamesociety.org/international-congress-of-celtic-studies-glasgow-july-13-17-2015/

5156859128_62b1bca836_mRegistration closed yesterday for the 15th International Congress of Celtic Studies, taking place from the 13th to the 17th of July 2015 at the University of Glasgow. Among the many outstanding presentations to be given are several papers on onomastics.


Three examples include:
  • Timothy Bridgeman (Binghamton University), “Names and Naming Conventions of Celtic Peoples in Pliny the Elder’s Naturalis Historia”
  • M. Joseph Wolf (University of Glasgow), “Exploring Manx Saint Dedications and Place-Names in the Wider Irish Sea Context”
  • Ken George (Cornish Language Board), “Assibilation and palatalization in Cornish: the evidence of place-names’

Click here for more on the congress and registration.