An Toll. Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha


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Professor of Old and Middle Irish and Celtic Philology
Old & Middle Irish
TB315
School of Humanities, NUI Galway

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Scoil na Gaeilge
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researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2015) 'Athbheochan agus Athnuachan: Nualeaganacha de Scéalta Meánaoiseacha Gaeilge'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2015) 'Athbheochan agus Athnuachan: Nualeaganacha de Scéalta Meánaoiseacha Gaeilge'. Léachtaí Cholm Cille, 45 :129-149 [Details]
(2015) 'On the meaning of baile (buile), and the interpretation of the poem beginning 'Rop tú mo baile''
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2015) 'On the meaning of baile (buile), and the interpretation of the poem beginning 'Rop tú mo baile''. Éigse, 38 :231-242 [Details]
(2010) 'L'Irlanda E Gli Irlandesi Nell'Alto Medioevo. Atti delle Settimane LVII, Spoleto 16-21 aprile 2009 (Spoleto 2010)'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2010) 'L'Irlanda E Gli Irlandesi Nell'Alto Medioevo. Atti delle Settimane LVII, Spoleto 16-21 aprile 2009 (Spoleto 2010)'. :533-596 [Details]
(2007) 'Crossing Boundaries / Croesi Ffiniau. Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress of Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth 2003'
Ni Dhonnchadha, M (2007) 'Crossing Boundaries / Croesi Ffiniau. Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress of Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth 2003'. :103-112 [Details]
(2006) 'The Future of Irish Studies'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2006) 'The Future of Irish Studies'. :16-24 [Details]
(2002) 'Inis Teimle, between Uí Cheinnselaig and the Déissi'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) 'Inis Teimle, between Uí Cheinnselaig and the Déissi'. Peritia, 16 :451-458 [Details]
(1999) 'The semantics of banscal (Irish etymology)'
Ni Dhonnchadha, M (1999) 'The semantics of banscal (Irish etymology)'. Éigse, 31 :31-35 [Details]
(1999) 'The poem beginning A Shláine Ní Fhlannagáin'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1999) 'The poem beginning A Shláine Ní Fhlannagáin'. Ériu, 46 :65-70 [Details]
(1995) 'The Lex Innocentium: Adomnán's Law for women, clerics and youths, 697'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1995) 'The Lex Innocentium: Adomnán's Law for women, clerics and youths, 697'. Irish Historical Studies, X :58-69 [Details]
(1995) 'An bhean lán de stuaim: Véineas ag filleadh go hÉirinn'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1995) 'An bhean lán de stuaim: Véineas ag filleadh go hÉirinn'. Oghma, 7 :83-91 [Details]
(1994) 'Caillech and other terms for veiled women in medieval Irish texts'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1994) 'Caillech and other terms for veiled women in medieval Irish texts'. Éigse, XXVIII :71-96 [Details]
(1994) 'Two female lovers'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1994) 'Two female lovers'. Ériu, 45 :113-120 [Details]
(1986) 'Inailt Foster-sister, Fosterling'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1986) 'Inailt Foster-sister, Fosterling'. Celtica, [Details]
(1982) 'The Guarantor List of Cáin Adomnáin, 697'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1982) 'The Guarantor List of Cáin Adomnáin, 697'. Peritia, 1 :178-216 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) 'The Cult of St Moling and the Making of Buile Shuibne'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2014) 'The Cult of St Moling and the Making of Buile Shuibne' In: Buile Suibhne: Perspectives and Reassessments. London: Irish Texts Society. [Details]
(2012) 'Travellers and Settled Folk: Women, Honour and Shame in Medieval Ireland'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2012) 'Travellers and Settled Folk: Women, Honour and Shame in Medieval Ireland' In: Theory and Gender in Medieval Celtic Texts. Toronot: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
(2004) 'The Prull narrative in Sanas Cormaic'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2004) 'The Prull narrative in Sanas Cormaic' In: Cín Chille Cúile. Texts, Saints and Places: Essays in Honour of Pádraig Ó Riain. Aberystwyth: Celtic Studies Publications. [Details]
(2002) 'Courts and Coteries I, 900-1600'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) 'Courts and Coteries I, 900-1600' In: The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing: Irish Women’s Writings and Traditions, Volume IV. Cork and New York: Cork University Press and New York University Press. [Details]
(2002) 'Courts and Coteries II, c. 1500-1600'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) 'Courts and Coteries II, c. 1500-1600' In: The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing: Irish Women’s Writings and Traditions, Volume IV. Cork and New York: Cork University Press and New York University Press. [Details]
(2002) 'Caoineadh ón ochtú haois déag: téacs agus comhthéacs'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) 'Caoineadh ón ochtú haois déag: téacs agus comhthéacs' In: Téada Dúchais. Féilscríbhinn Bhreandáin Uí Mhadagáin. Indreabhán: Cló Iar-Chonnachta. [Details]
(2002) 'Mary, Eve and the Church, c. 600-1800'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) 'Mary, Eve and the Church, c. 600-1800' In: The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing: Irish Women’s Writings and Traditions, Volume IV. Cork and New York: Cork University Press and New York University Press. [Details]
(2002) 'Gormlaith and her Sisters, c. 750-1800'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) 'Gormlaith and her Sisters, c. 750-1800' In: The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing: Irish Women’s Writings and Traditions, Volume IV. Cork and New York: Cork University Press and New York University Press. [Details]
(2002) '‘Medieval to Modern 600-1900’'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2002) '‘Medieval to Modern 600-1900’' In: The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing Volumes IV and IV. Cork & New York: Cork University Press (in association with Field Day) and New York University Press. [Details]
(2001) 'Birr and the Law of the Innocents'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2001) 'Birr and the Law of the Innocents' In: Adomnán at Birr. AD 697. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
(2000) 'On Gormfhlaith daughter of Flann Sinna and the lure of the sovereignty goddess'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2000) 'On Gormfhlaith daughter of Flann Sinna and the lure of the sovereignty goddess' In: Senchas. Studies in Early and Medieval Irish Archaeology, History and Literature in Honour of Francis J. Byrne. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
(1995) 'Filíocht na Scol'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1995) 'Filíocht na Scol' In: Réaltra: Filíocht, Prós agus Stair na Gaeilge don Ardteistiméireacht. Baile Átha Cliath: An Roinn Oideachais. [Details]
(1989) 'An Address to a Student of Law'
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1989) 'An Address to a Student of Law' In: Sages, Saints and Storytellers: Celtic Studies in Honour of Professor James Carney. Maynooth, Ireland: An Sagart. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2014) Léachtaí Cholm Cille XLV
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2014) Athbheochan agus athnuachan: nua-leaganacha an Athar Peadar de scéalta meánaoiseacha Gaeilge . In: Ó Raghallaigh, Eoghan eds. Léachtaí Cholm Cille XLV , pp.129-149 [Details]
(2013) The 15th Annual Irish Texts Society Seminar
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2013) The cult of St Moling and Buile Shuibhne . In: Carey, John eds. The 15th Annual Irish Texts Society Seminar University College, Cork, , pp.1-42 [Details]
(2005) Forum on the future of Irish Studies (University of Florence)
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2005) 'Irish Language Teaching and Irish-Language Literature’ Forum on the future of Irish Studies (University of Florence) [Details]
(2003) 12th International Congress of Celtic Studies
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2003) 'Seeing things: revelation in Irish Gaelic literature, medieval and modern' (Plenary lecture) 12th International Congress of Celtic Studies [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2013) Aislinge Meic Con Glinne: Studies on a Middle Irish tale and its afterlives.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha and Jan Erik Rekdal (Ed.). (2013) Aislinge Meic Con Glinne: Studies on a Middle Irish tale and its afterlives. Uppsala: University of Uppsala. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2002) The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing Volumes IV and V: Irish Women's Writings and Traditions.
Angela Bourke, Siobhán Kilfeather, Maria Luddy, Margaret MacCurtain, Gerardine Meaney, Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha, Mary O'Dowd & Clair Wills (Ed.). (2002) The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing Volumes IV and V: Irish Women's Writings and Traditions. Cork and New York: Cork University Press (in association with Field Day) and New York University Press. [Details]
(1996) Nua-Léamha: Gnéithe de Chultúr, Stair agus Polaitíocht na hÉireann c. 1600-1900.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (Ed.). (1996) Nua-Léamha: Gnéithe de Chultúr, Stair agus Polaitíocht na hÉireann c. 1600-1900. Dublin: An Clóchomhar Tta. [Details]
(1991) Revising the Rising.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha and Theo Dorgan (Ed.). (1991) Revising the Rising. Derry: Field Day. [Details]
(1991) Celtica.
Pádraig de Brún, Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín Ó Murchú, Michelle O Riordan (Ed.). (1991) Celtica. Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2015) 56th Roscrea Conference,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2015) 'Secular friendship in medieval Ireland'. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 56th Roscrea Conference, Mount St Joseph's Cistercian Monastery, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary , 24-APR-15 - 26-APR-15. [Details]
(2015) 56th Roscrea Conference,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2015) 'Concepts of martyrdom and the Céli Dé'. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 56th Roscrea Conference, Mount St Joseph's Cistercian Monastery, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary , 24-APR-15 - 26-APR-15. [Details]
(2014) Comhdháil ar Litríocht & Cultúr na Gaeilge,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2014) 'M'airiuclán i Túaim Inbir': Léamh nua ar dhán Sean-Ghaeilge'. [Conference Paper], Comhdháil ar Litríocht & Cultúr na Gaeilge, Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh , 10-OCT-14 - 11-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014) Léachtaí Cholm Cille XLV,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2014) 'Athbheochan agus Athnuachan: Leaganacha Nua-Ghaeilge an Athar Peadar de Scéalta Meánaoiseacha Gaeilge'. [Conference Paper], Léachtaí Cholm Cille XLV, An Díseart, Daingean Uí Chúis , 11-APR-14 - 12-APR-14. [Details]
(2014) 54th Roscrea Conference,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2014) 'Women, literacy and learning in early Christian Ireland'. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 54th Roscrea Conference, Mount St Joseph's Cistercian Monastery, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary , 25-APR-14 - 27-APR-14. [Details]
(2014) 54th Roscrea Conference,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2014) 'Líadan and Cuirither: A Love Story'. [Invited Oral Presentation], 54th Roscrea Conference, Mount St Joseph's Cistercian Monastery, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary , 25-APR-14 - 27-APR-14. [Details]
(2013) Comhdháil ar Litríocht & Cultúr na Gaeilge, 2013,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2013) 'Mac Da Chearda & Cumaíne Fada: Bunús an Traidisiúin. [Conference Paper], Comhdháil ar Litríocht & Cultúr na Gaeilge, 2013, Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh , 11-OCT-13 - 12-OCT-13. [Details]
(2013) Celtic Studies Association of North America Annual Conference,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2013) 'The Connacht contribution to the so-called Ulster Cycle'. [Plenary Lecture], Celtic Studies Association of North America Annual Conference, University of Toronto , 18-APR-13 - 22-APR-13. [Details]
(2013) The 15th Annual Irish Texts Society Conference,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2013) 'The cult of St Moling and Buile Shuibhne'. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], The 15th Annual Irish Texts Society Conference, University College, Cork , 08-AUG-13 - 09-SEP-13. [Details]
(2012) VOLVO Ocean Race Week One-day Symposium,
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (2012) 'Medieval Irish Seafaring: Realities and Visions'. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], VOLVO Ocean Race Week One-day Symposium, VOLVO Ocean Race Global Village, Galway , 04-JUL-12 - 11-JUL-12. [Details]

Article

  Year Publication
(2006) Tadhg Dall Ó hUiginn.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2006) Tadhg Dall Ó hUiginn. Santa Barbara, California: Article [Details]
(2006) The Bardic Order in Ireland (Celtic Culture: A Historical Encyclopaedia).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2006) The Bardic Order in Ireland (Celtic Culture: A Historical Encyclopaedia). Santa Barbara, California: Article [Details]
(1989) Scholars in Irish, Scholars in Isolation.
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (1989) Scholars in Irish, Scholars in Isolation. Dublin: Article [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
(2012) (Review of) Charlene M. Eska, Cáin Lánamna. An Old Irish Tract on Marriage and Divorce Law (2010).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2012) (Review of) Charlene M. Eska, Cáin Lánamna. An Old Irish Tract on Marriage and Divorce Law (2010). Dublin: Book Review [Details]
(2010) (Review of) LAW, LITERATURE AND SOCIETY: CSANA YEARBOOK 7.
Ni Dhonnchadha, M (2010) (Review of) LAW, LITERATURE AND SOCIETY: CSANA YEARBOOK 7. Illinois: Book Review [Details]
(2000) (Review of) Early Irish farming. A study based mainly on the law-texts of the 7th and 8th centuries AD.
Ni Dhonnchadha, M (2000) (Review of) Early Irish farming. A study based mainly on the law-texts of the 7th and 8th centuries AD. Book Review [Details]
(1997) (Review of) Caoimhín Breatnach, Patronage, Politics and Prose. Maynooth Monographs 5 (Maynooth 1996).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1997) (Review of) Caoimhín Breatnach, Patronage, Politics and Prose. Maynooth Monographs 5 (Maynooth 1996). Dublin: Book Review [Details]
(1996) (Review of) Margaret MacCurtain and Mary O'Dowd (eds.), Women in Early Modern Ireland (Dublin 1990).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1996) (Review of) Margaret MacCurtain and Mary O'Dowd (eds.), Women in Early Modern Ireland (Dublin 1990). Dublin: Book Review [Details]
(1993) (Léirmheas ar) Lloyd and Jennifer Laing, Celtic Britain and Ireland: The Myth of the Dark Ages (Dublin 1990).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1993) (Léirmheas ar) Lloyd and Jennifer Laing, Celtic Britain and Ireland: The Myth of the Dark Ages (Dublin 1990). Baile Átha Cliath: Book Review [Details]
(1993) (Léirmheas ar) Derick S. Thomson (ed.), The MacDiarmid MS Anthology (Edinburgh 1992).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1993) (Léirmheas ar) Derick S. Thomson (ed.), The MacDiarmid MS Anthology (Edinburgh 1992). Baile Átha Cliath: Book Review [Details]
(1992) (Léirmheas ar) Risteard Breatnach (eag.), Ar Muir is ar Tír (An Sagart 1990).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1992) (Léirmheas ar) Risteard Breatnach (eag.), Ar Muir is ar Tír (An Sagart 1990). Baile Átha Cliath: Book Review [Details]
(1991) (Léirmheas ar) M. Daly and D. Dickson, The origins of popular literacy in Ireland: Language Change and Educational Development 1700-1920.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1991) (Léirmheas ar) M. Daly and D. Dickson, The origins of popular literacy in Ireland: Language Change and Educational Development 1700-1920. Baile Átha Cliath: Book Review [Details]
(1991) (Léirmheas ar) K. McCone agus P. Ó Fiannachta, Scéalaíocht ár Sinsear.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1991) (Léirmheas ar) K. McCone agus P. Ó Fiannachta, Scéalaíocht ár Sinsear. Baile Átha Cliath: Book Review [Details]
(1985) (Léirmheas ar) Léachtaí Cholm Cille 15.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1985) (Léirmheas ar) Léachtaí Cholm Cille 15. Baile Átha Cliath: Book Review [Details]
(1983) (Review of) J.M. Blázquez, Religiones Prerromanas (Madrid 1983).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1983) (Review of) J.M. Blázquez, Religiones Prerromanas (Madrid 1983). Dublin: Book Review [Details]

Dictionary Entry

  Year Publication
(2004) Adomnán of Iona (New Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 1).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2004) Adomnán of Iona (New Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 1). Oxford: Dictionary Entry [Details]
(2004) Loingsech mac Óengosso (New Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 34).
Máirín Ni Dhonnchadha (2004) Loingsech mac Óengosso (New Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 34). Oxford: Dictionary Entry [Details]
(2003) Aislinge Meic Con Glinne.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2003) Aislinge Meic Con Glinne. Dublin: Dictionary Entry [Details]
(2003) Nine entries in The Encyclopaedia of Ireland ('Aislinge Meic Con Glinne' (pp 17-8); 'Aithbe Damsa Bés Mara' (p. 18); 'Cloyne' (p. 214); 'Comrac Líadaine ocus Chuirithir' (p. 226); 'Early Irish lyrics' (p. 332); 'Fís Adomnáin' (p. 392); 'Gormfhlaith' (p. 449); 'Pangur Bán' (p. 854); 'Úallach ingen Muinecháin' (p. 1087)).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2003) Nine entries in The Encyclopaedia of Ireland ('Aislinge Meic Con Glinne' (pp 17-8); 'Aithbe Damsa Bés Mara' (p. 18); 'Cloyne' (p. 214); 'Comrac Líadaine ocus Chuirithir' (p. 226); 'Early Irish lyrics' (p. 332); 'Fís Adomnáin' (p. 392); 'Gormfhlaith' (p. 449); 'Pangur Bán' (p. 854); 'Úallach ingen Muinecháin' (p. 1087)). Dublin: Dictionary Entry [Details]
(1996) 'Early Irish lyrics' (pp 165-6); 'Metrics: Irish' (pp 364-5).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (1996) 'Early Irish lyrics' (pp 165-6); 'Metrics: Irish' (pp 364-5). Oxford: Dictionary Entry [Details]

Guest Lectures

  Year Publication
(2012) Medieval Irish seafaring: realities and visions.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2012) Medieval Irish seafaring: realities and visions. Guest Lectures [Details]
(2012) The Medieval Irish 'Immram and the West of Ireland. To the Galway Historical and Archaeological Society.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2012) The Medieval Irish 'Immram and the West of Ireland. To the Galway Historical and Archaeological Society. Guest Lectures [Details]

Film or Broadcast

  Year Publication
(2011) Contribution to two-part TV programme on Wolves in Ireland. For BBC.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2011) Contribution to two-part TV programme on Wolves in Ireland. For BBC. Film or Broadcast [Details]

Newspaper Articles

  Year Publication
(2009) A poem to honour a higher rank (review of Máire Mhac an tSaoi, Cérbh í Meg Russell).
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2009) A poem to honour a higher rank (review of Máire Mhac an tSaoi, Cérbh í Meg Russell). Dublin, Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2008) Aislinge Meic Conglinne.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2008) Aislinge Meic Conglinne. Baile Átha Cliath: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2004) (Review of) Des Lavell, The Skellig.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2004) (Review of) Des Lavell, The Skellig. Newspaper Articles [Details]

Presentation

  Year Publication
(2012) Spinning and weaving: intercultural metaphors, and some Irish particularities. At Centre for Antique, Medieval and Pre-Modern Studies, Moore Institute, NUI Galway.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2012) Spinning and weaving: intercultural metaphors, and some Irish particularities. At Centre for Antique, Medieval and Pre-Modern Studies, Moore Institute, NUI Galway. Presentation [Details]

Radio Presentation

  Year Publication
(2012) Contribution to programme on Galway, on Newstalk History, Newstalk Channel.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2012) Contribution to programme on Galway, on Newstalk History, Newstalk Channel. Radio Presentation [Details]

Translation

  Year Publication
(2003) Fingal Rónáin. The Kin-Slaying of Rónán.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2003) Fingal Rónáin. The Kin-Slaying of Rónán. Aberystwyth: Translation [Details]
(2003) The Story of Mis and Dubh Rois.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2003) The Story of Mis and Dubh Rois. Aberystwyth: Translation [Details]
(2003) The Birth of Áed Sláine.
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (2003) The Birth of Áed Sláine. Aberystwyth: Translation [Details]
(1996) Faoi Thuairim na Deorantachta (Translation of Joep Leerssen's 'Celebrating the Unfamiliar', in Nua-Léamha, ed. M. Ní Dhonnchadha.
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (1996) Faoi Thuairim na Deorantachta (Translation of Joep Leerssen's 'Celebrating the Unfamiliar', in Nua-Léamha, ed. M. Ní Dhonnchadha. Dublin: Translation [Details]
(1996) Filíocht, Cultúr & Polaitíocht (Translation of Louis Cullen's 'Poetry, Culture and Politics', in Nua-Léamha, ed. M. Ní Dhonnchadha.
Ní Dhonnchadha, Máirín (1996) Filíocht, Cultúr & Polaitíocht (Translation of Louis Cullen's 'Poetry, Culture and Politics', in Nua-Léamha, ed. M. Ní Dhonnchadha. Dublin: Translation [Details]