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• ‘Eochaid Úa Flainn’s Éitset Áes Ecna Aíbind and Medieval Irish Poetics’

Smith, Peter James / P. J. (2016) • ‘Eochaid Úa Flainn’s Éitset Áes Ecna Aíbind and Medieval Irish Poetics’. In: Adapting Texts and Styles in a Celtic Context. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Processes of Literary Transfer in the Middle Ages. Studies in Honour of Erich Poppe. Studien und Texte zu Keltologie 13. (Eds: Harlos, Axel and Harlos, Neele), Nodus Publikationen, Münster, Germany, pp. 21-52. ISBN 978-3-89323–623-7 [Book section]

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This article focuses on Eochaid Úa Flainn's poem, 'Éitset áes ecna aíbind'. This late tenth-century or early eleventh-century poem is examined in the light of the possible influence of late antique rhetoric on medieval Irish poetry.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:Eochaid Úa Flainn, Eochaid úa Flannucáin (d. 1004), Medieval Irish Historical Poetry, Book of Invasions, Clanna Míleadh / Milesians, The Goídil, 'Politics and Land in Early Ireland', Medieval Irish Poetics, Rhetorical Techniques, Stylistic Analysis
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute
ID Code:35714
Deposited By: Dr Peter Smith
Deposited On:30 Aug 2016 10:56
Last Modified:17 Apr 2018 11:21

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