People

Convenor and Project Leader

Convenor and Project Leader

Research Interests
Gaelic literature in the 17th and 18th centuries; Jacobitism, James
Macpherson and the Ossianic controversy,, 20th century Gaelic
literature.

Publications

Mac Craith, M. 2002, 'Cúlra Seacaibiteach James Macpherson', in M. Ó Briain & P. Ó Héalaí (eag.). Téada dúchais aistí in ómós don Ollamh Breandán O MadagáinCló Iar-Chonnachta, pp. 93-110.

Mac Craith, M. 2004, Associate editor, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 60 volumes, Oxford University Press.

Mac Craith, M. 2004, ‘We know all these poems: The Irish response to Ossian', in H. Gaskill (ed.), Ossian in Europe, pp. 91-108.

Mac Craith, M. 2004, Review of Dafydd Moore (ed.), ‘Ossian and Ossianism', British Journal for Romantic Studies, vol. 28, pp. 43-46.

Mac Craith, M. 2005, ‘Ceol an Phíobaire: urscéal 1798, úrscéal Gaeilge an Tí Mhóir', in D. Ó hAodha and D. Ó Baoill (eds.), Féilscríbhinn Ghearóid Mhic Eoin, Cló Iar-Chaonnachta.

Mac Craith, M. 2005, ‘Macpherson's wake', in A. Titley and F. Sewell (eds.), History of the Irish Book , vol. 2, The history of the printed book in Irish 1567-2000, Oxford University Press.

Mac Craith, M. 2005, ‘Wrestling with his form: the genesis of Macpherson's Fragments', in M. Procházka and O. Pilny (eds.), Myths, foundation texts, imagined communities, pp. 344-365.

Mac Craith M. 2005, 'The political and religious thought of Florence Conry and Hugh McCaughwell', in Alan Ford and John McCafferty (eds.), The origins of sectarianism in early modern Ireland , pp. 183-202.

Mac Craith, M. 2006. 'Fun and Games among the Jet Set: A Glimpse of Seventeenth Century Gaelic Ireland', in Joseph Falaky Nagy (ed.), Memory and the Modern in Celtic Literatures, CSANA Yearbook 5, pp. 15-36.

Mac Craith, M. 2006, 'Literature in Irish, c. 1560-1690: from the Elizabethan Settlement to the Battle of the Boyne', in Margaret Kelleher and Philiip O'Leary (eds.), The Cambridge History of Irish Literature, vol. I, pp. 191-231.

Mac Craith, M. 2006, 'Fun and Games among the Jet Set: A Glimpse of Seventeenth Century Gaelic Ireland', in Joseph Falaky Nagy (ed.), Memory and the Modern in Celtic Literatures, CSANA Yearbook 5, pp. 15-36.

Mac Craith, M. 2004, Prefazione, Eoghan Ó Tuairisc, Messa dei defunti, nota introduttiva, traduzione con testo originale irlandese a fronte e note a cura di Rosangela Barone, pp. 11-17.