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The Childhood of the Hero in the Acritic Tradition

Dr Leon Burnett (Essex) The Childhood of the Hero in the Acritic Tradition Myth Reading Group Wednesday 16 October 2019 1.15 – 2.45 pm Room NTC.3.06 The new term begins with the new theme of Myth and Childhood. As is … Continue reading

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Tuesday 24 May: Some characteristics of Celtic mythology

Texts: Oisin in the Land of Youth (from The High Deeds of Finn and other Bardic Romances of Ancient Ireland, ed., T. W. Rolleston, illustrations by Stephen Reid (London: G. G. Harrap & Co., 1910), pp. 154-171. Branwen (from The Mabinogi … Continue reading

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