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The Celtic consciousness / edited by Robert O'Driscoll.

New York : Braziller, [1982] .
ISBN 0807610410

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Other Authors O'Driscoll, Robert.
Subjects Civilisation celtique -- Congrès.
Civilization, Celtic -- Congresses.
Civilization, Celtic.
Description xxxi, 642 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Omits "Section VII: Considerations in the transmission of Celtic culture: Canada and the Celtic consciousness" (circa 54 pages) found in the edition published in 1981 by McClelland and Stewart and the Dolmen Press.
Papers first presented at a symposium held in Toronto, February, 1978.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Summary The 55 essays in this book employ a diversity of scholarship to examine the myth, music, history, literature, folklore, art and archaeology of the Celtic world, its place in Central Europe, and its connections with the Near and Far East. -- Publisher description
Contents The Celtic consciousness: -- Finistrere / by Thomas Kinsella. -- I. Peripheries of the Indo-European world: Indian reflections in the Castle of the Grail / by Joseph Campbell. -- II. Beginnings in the Celtic world archaeological, linguistic, historic and prehistoric : -- Early history and evolution of the Celts: the archaeological evidence / by Jan Filip -- Near Eastern and African connections with the Celtic world / by Heinrich Wagner -- The grammatical structure of the Celtic languages / by Elmar Ternes -- The material culture of the pagan Celtic period / by Peter J. Reynolds -- The prehistoric foundations of the Celtic west: passage tombs and early settled life in western Europe / by George Eogan ; -- III. Mythology, literature, religion and art : -- The Art of the Celtic peoples / by Liam de Paor -- Mythology in early Irish literature / by Proinsias MacCana -- The Heroic word: the reading of early Irish sagas / by Anne Dooley -- The Heroic view of life in early Welsh verse / by A.O.H. Jarman -- The Heritage of Celtic Christianity: ecology and holiness / by Christopher Bamford -- Roman and Celt in southern Scotland / by John MacQueen ; -- IV. The Celtic continuum: folk lore, literature, music and art : -- Material culture, myth and folk memory / by Anne Ross -- Irish folk tradition and the Celtic calendar / by Kevin Danaher -- The role of the poet in Gaelic society / by Maire Cruise O'Brien -- The women of the Glen: some thoughts on Highland history / by Hamish Henderson -- The sunny fold=A'bhuaile ghreine / by Sorley Maclean -- The Gaelic continuum in Scotland / by John MacInnes -- The lineage of Gaelic love-poetry from the earliest times / by Sean Ó Tuama -- A note on the nature of Irish music / by Michael Boyles -- Irish Vocal music of lament and syllabic verse / by Brendán Ó Madagáin -- Suggested links between eastern and Celtic music / by Fanny Feehan -- Seán O Riada / by Louis Marcus -- O'Riada's farewell / by John Montague -- Celtic calligraphy: from penstroke to print / by Liam Miller and Pat Musick -- Liam Miller's Dolmen Press / by Sorel Errog -- A note on the Celtic contribution to science / by Larkin Kirwin ; -- V. Modern Celtic nationalism: literary and political : -- The roots of Irish nationalism / by Margaret MacCurtain -- The Irish literary revival: preparation and personalities / by Lorna Reynolds -- The aesthetic and intellectual foundations of the Celtic literary revival in Ireland / by Robert O'Driscoll -- Revolution and the shaping of modern Ireland / by Conor Cruise O'Brien -- A reply to Conor Cruise O'Brien / by John Montague -- Easter again (1981) / by Kathleen Raine -- Declaring the Irish Republic / by Sean MacBride -- Another view / by W.B. Stanford -- Ireland and nationalism in Scotland and Wales / by Owen Dudley Edwards -- Hugh MacDiarmid and the Gaelic muse / by Anne Dooley -- Hugh MaDiarmid: a parting gloss / by John Montague -- The death of AE: Irish hero and mystic / by Pamela Travers -- David Jones / by Kathleen Raine -- David Jones: 'Cara Wallia Derelicta' / by Neil Bartlett -- Some Gaelic and non-Gaelic influences on myself / by Sorley Maclean -- The woods of Raasay/Coilltean ratharsair / by Sorley Maclean ; -- VI. Celtic vision in contemporary thought and art : -- Dali, Trajan and the Celtic consciousness / by Salvador Dali -- Celtic vision in contemporary art / by Richard Demarco -- A contemporary quest into the Celtic and pre-Celtic world / edition by Robert O'Driscoll -- The permanence of the spiritual: Celtic art and modern art: Brancusi, Damian / by Radu Varia -- "Pythagoras planned it. Why did the people stare" / by John David Mooney -- Asterix against the Romans / by Derrick de Kerckhove -- The Celtic spirit in the new age: an astrologer's view / by Alexander Blair-Ewart -- The rebirth of the Celtic folk soul / by Marianna Lines -- The mythic past and the present moment / by William Irwin Thompson ; -- Epilogue: the Celtic hero.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Geographic Area Europe
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8193956
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