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Writing in Irish in County Monaghan: Thirteen Hundred Years of Tradition

Smith [Mac Gabhann], Peter [Peadar] (2017) Writing in Irish in County Monaghan: Thirteen Hundred Years of Tradition. In: Monaghan History and Society: Interdisciplinary Essays on the History of an Irish County. (Eds: Duffy, Patrick J. and Ó Ciardha, Éamonn), Geography Publications, Templeogue, Dublin 6 W., pp. 317-366. ISBN 978 0 906602 836 [Book section]

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Abstract

This article is a survey of county Monaghan's literary tradition in the Irish language. It ranges across a broad expanse of material beginning with the poetry of Blathmac of the Fir Rois and the prose tales of the Book of Droim Sneachta in the eighth century and extending down to the end of the south-east Ulster manuscript tradition around 1900.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:Airgíalla, Three Collas, Cín Dromma Snechtai, Blathmac, Uí Néill, Lebor na Cert, Genealogies, Topographical Poems, Bardic Poems on the Clann Mhathghamhna (Mac Mahons), Comhairle Mhic Clámha, Poems of the Penal Period, Eoghan Ó Mearáin, Fr. Brian Ó Cathaláin, Micheál Ó Cathaláin, Séamus Mac Giolla Ruaidh, Brian Mac Cionnaoith, Tomás Ó Conchubhair, Éamonn Mac Cába, Muiris Ó Gormáin, Manuscripts, The Spiritual Rose, Énrí Ó Muirgheasa, Seosamh Laoide, Éamonn Ó Tuathail.
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Arts and Humanities Research Institute > History
Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute
Arts and Humanities Research Institute
ID Code:38244
Deposited By: Dr Peter Smith
Deposited On:27 Jun 2017 06:45
Last Modified:27 Jun 2017 10:48

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