Thirty-Seventh Annual Harvard Celtic Colloquium
6-8 October 2017 Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Call for Papers

The Harvard Department of Celtic Languages & Literatures cordially invites proposals for papers on topics which relate directly to Celtic studies or Celtic languages and literatures in any phase; and papers on relevant cultural, historical or social science topics, theoretical perspectives, etc. for the 36th Annual Harvard Celtic Colloquium. Papers concerning interdisciplinary research with a Celtic focus are also invited.

The colloquium will take place at Harvard University on 6-8 October 2017.

Attendance is free. Presentations should be no longer than twenty minutes, with a short discussion period after each paper. Papers given at the Colloquium may later be submitted for consideration by the editorial committee for publication in the Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium.

Potential presenters should submit a 200-250 word abstract and a brief biographical sketch. Submissions should be sent by e-mail to hcc@fas.harvard.edu. Please send submissions in the body of the email or as an attached Word Document.

Abstracts due May 1st, 2017

PDF Version of the Call for Papers

We’re pleased to announce that this year’s John V. Kelleher Lecture will be delivered by:

Paul Russell
Professor of Celtic
University of Cambridge

'Mistakes of all Kinds': The Glossography of Medieval Irish Literary Texts


Thursday, October 5th at 5 pm.
Harvard Faculty Club Library
20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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