Tervetuloa Suomi-Irlanti-seuran sivuille!
31st Irish Festival in Finland
The Finnish Irish society have the great pleasure of inviting you all to our 31st Irish festival in Finland. We have an unbelievable bill this year for our main night 30th September, packed with top quality and great variety and a ridiculously low Ticket price of 20 Euro from the Virgin Oil venue in Mannerheimintie 5 and 22.50 Euro from Tiketti. Main night in Virgin Oil: The Greenlight Irish Dancers and Friends, Korkkijalka Reunion, Luan Parle and Clive Barne ja The Rapparees. More info.
Avoin yleisöluento 26.8. klo 14.30
Suomen Keltologinen Seura järjestää XV International Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica –symposiumin yhteydessä kaikille avoimen yleisöluennon.
V Anders Ahlqvist lecture. Friday 26th August 2016 14:30-15:30. Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24 room 136 (ground floor).
Professor Joseph Nagy (Harvard University): A Dog, a Pig, and the Pride of Irish Saga Heroes
This talk examines some of the mythological elements, narratological feints, and rhetorical games played in the early Irish text Scéla Muicce Meic Dathó, and how they come together into one of the most famous and puzzling literary products of the Ulster Cycle.
XV ISSCN Symposium 2016
XV International Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica will be organised by the Finnish Society for Celtic Studies in Helsinki on the 24−26 August 2016. The symposium celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Finnish Society for Celtic Studies.The keynote speakers of the symposium include: Prof. John Carey (University College Cork), Prof. Máire Herbert (University College Cork), Prof. Tomás Ó Cathasaigh (Harvard University), and Prof. Robin Chapman Stacey (University of Washington). More information can be found here.