Event: A one day law conference in honour of Professor Fergus Kelly, DIAS, 28 June 2014

One day law conference in honour of Professor Fergus Kelly,
School of Celtic Studies,
DIAS,
28th June 2014

A one day law conference in honour of Professor Fergus Kelly on the occasion of his retirement will be held on Saturday 28th June 2014, at DIAS, 10 Burlington Road.

Speakers will include:

Thomas Charles-Edwards (University of Oxford): ‘Bretha Comaithchesa and Early Irish Farming’.

Fangzhe Qiu (University College Cork): ‘The traditionalisation of early Irish law’.

Neil McLeod (Murdoch University, Australia): ‘Removal on Sick-Maintenance: when did it cease?’.

Paul Russell (University of Cambridge): ‘Welsh and Latin in medieval Welsh law’.

Morfydd Owen (Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth): ‘Medieval Welsh cows, calves, bulls and oxen’.

Liam Breatnach (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies): ‘The law of the church in Bretha Nemed Toísech’.

Huw Pryce (University of Bangor): ‘Nineteenth-century receptions of medieval Welsh law’.

Jaqueline Bemmer (University of Oxford): ‘Nuances of immunity and permitted violence: interpreting quotations with glosses and commentary from the cairde-text’.

The event is free to attend, but spaces are limited, so DIAS ask that you register by emailing conference@celt.dias.ie.

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