CFP: XIII International Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Oslo, 2013

Closing date for proposals: 30th September 2013

Celtic Studies, University of Oslo, is pleased to announce that it will host the

XIII International Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica

Oslo, 29 – 30 November 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS

Papers will be 20 minutes in length and may deal with any aspect of Celtic studies. Abstracts (max 200 words) should be sent by e-mail attachment to Jan Erik Rekdal (j.e.rekdal@iln.uio.no) and Cathinka Hambro (cathinka.hambro@iln.uio.no). Proposals should arrive no later than 30 September.

  •  Saturday 30 Nov. will start with the third Carl Marstrander lecture (2013) to be given by Charles Doherty (UCD). The conference will be held in commemoration of the establishing in 1913 of the Celtic Studies chair  which Carl Marstrander was the first to hold. It is to be noted that Celtic Studies in Oslo are now seriously threatened with closure.
  • On Friday 29 Nov. there will be a special section on medieval verse (Irish, Welsh and Norse).

The registration fee for the symposium is Euro 50€ (free for students).

A more detailed program will follow.

Enquiries can be directed by e-mail to the organizers (addresses above).

Those receiving this call for papers are encouraged to copy it, circulate it, and generally make its contents known to anyone else that might be interested.

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