Thursday, November 7, 2013

Call for Papers -- CSANA 2014

The call for papers has just been announced for the annual CSANA conference, which will be hosted by Virginia Tech 6-9 March 2014 at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, Virginia.  Plenary speakers include Edel Bhreathnach, Thomas Charles-Edwards, and Peter Schrijver.  "Twenty-minute papers are invited on all aspects of Celtic Studies.  Abstracts should be sent by November 20, 2013 to Charlene Eska ... with the subject line 'CSANA 2014.'"  For more information on the event, visit the conference website.

Online Irish Book Club -- Selection for November 2013 is an Irish-language book club that encourages people to read one book in Irish every month.  The selection for November 2013 is Nioclás Tóibín's 1934 translation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Hound of the Baskervilles (Cú na mBaskerville).  For more information on this selection and the book club in general, visit