Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

School of English Research Seminar

Tom Birkett, ‘“Tonight I do not fear the fierce warriors of Norway, coursing on the Irish sea:" Sailing a Viking Ship in Poetry and Practice.’

Dr Tom Birkett is a lecturer in Old English in UCC. He recently lead a research team investigating Viking heritage in Munster as part of the AHRC-funded project Languages, Myths and Finds: Translating Norse and Viking Cultures for the 21st Century. His book on 'Reading the Runes in Old Norse and Old English Poetry' is forthcoming later this year.



Category: Public Lectures and Seminars: Arts Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Date:
Time: 3-4pm
Location: Room 2.12 O'Rahilly Building UCC
Target Audience: All welcome
Admission Price: € Free
Contact: Cliona O Gallchoir
021 4903288
http://www.ucc.ie/en/english/research/seminarseries/

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