Dr Katie Ní Loingsigh

BCL., MA., DIP. PhD

Contact Details

Léachtóir
Roinn na Gaeilge
Scoil na dTeangacha, na Litríochtaí & na gCultúr
OÉ Gaillimh
E: katie.niloingsigh@nuigalway.ie
https://twitter.com/loingseach_k
 
researcher
 

Biography

Rugadh agus tógadh Katie Ní Loingsigh i mBaile Mhúirne i nGaeltacht Mhúscraí. Léachtóir le Gaeilge is ea í agus tá spéis faoi leith aici i nualitríocht na Gaeilge, an litríocht réigiúnach, Athbheochan na Gaeilge, cúrsaí frásaíochta agus foclóireachta, an teangeolaíocht chorpais agus na daonnachtaí digiteacha.

Katie Ní Loingsigh hails from Baile Mhúirne in the Muskerry Gaeltacht. She is an Irish-language lecturer and her research interests include Irish-language literature, Gaelic Revival, phraseology and lexicography, corpus linguistics and digital humanities.

Research Interests

Nualitríocht na Gaeilge, Athbheochan na Gaeilge, cúrsaí frásaíochta agus foclóireachta, an teangeolaíocht chorpais agus an teangeolaíocht fheidhmeach.

Modern Irish literature, Gaelic Revival, phraseology and lexicography, 
corpus linguistics and applied linguistics.

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2021) 'Irish-language idioms: an overview and analysis of idioms in the published work of Peadar Ó Laoghaire'
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2021) 'Irish-language idioms: an overview and analysis of idioms in the published work of Peadar Ó Laoghaire' In: Intercontinental Dialogue on Phraseology 4 Project: Reproducible language units in an interdisciplinary perspective. :201-216 Poland: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu w Białymstoku. [Details]
(2018) 'Harping on a new string: the search for Irish-language idioms'
Ní Loingsigh, K.; Ó Raghallaigh, B. (2018) 'Harping on a new string: the search for Irish-language idioms' In: Phraséologie et discours. :393-401 Paris: Honoré Champion. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2019) '“Tusa an t-oide, mise an mac léighinn”: comhairle teanga ón Athair Peadar Ó Laoghaire'
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2019) '“Tusa an t-oide, mise an mac léighinn”: comhairle teanga ón Athair Peadar Ó Laoghaire'. Irisleabhar Mhá Nuad, :46-63 [Details]
(2017) 'An tAthair Peadar agus 'Beirt Fhear': Cairdeas agus comhfhreagras'
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2017) 'An tAthair Peadar agus 'Beirt Fhear': Cairdeas agus comhfhreagras'. Irisleabhar Mhá Nuad, :41-56 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2018) XVIII Euralex International Conference
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2018) Brexit means Brexit: A Corpus Analysis of Irish-language BREXIT Neologisms in The Corpus of Contemporary Irish . In: Margalitadze, T., Meladze, G eds. XVIII Euralex International Conference , pp.571-581 [Details]
(2017) 9th International Corpus Linguistics Conference (CL2017)
Ní Loingsigh, K.; Ó Raghallaigh, B. & Ó Cleircín, G. (2017) The Design and Development of Corpas na Gaeilge Comhaimseartha (Corpus of Contemporary Irish) 9th International Corpus Linguistics Conference (CL2017) , pp.113-117 [Details]
(2016) Second Celtic Language Technology Workshop Paris
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2016) Towards a lexicon of Irish-language idioms . In: Poibeau, T., Lynn, T., Prys, D., Judge, J eds. Second Celtic Language Technology Workshop Paris , pp.69-78 [Details]
(2016) XVII Euralex International Congress
Ní Loingsigh, K.; Ó Raghallaigh, B. (2016) Starting from scratch: the creation of an Irish-language idiom database . In: Margalitadze, T., Meladze, G eds. XVII Euralex International Congress , pp.726-734 [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2021) 'Caint na ndaoine agus saibhreas na cainte'
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2021) 'Caint na ndaoine agus saibhreas na cainte' Feasta (Iris Liteartha na Gaeilge), 74 (7) :8-11. [Details]

Review Essay

  Year Publication
(2018) Léirmheas ar 'Tháinig do Litir... Litreacha ó pheann an Athar Peadar Ó Laoghaire chuig Séamus Ó Dubhghaill'.
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2018) Léirmheas ar 'Tháinig do Litir... Litreacha ó pheann an Athar Peadar Ó Laoghaire chuig Séamus Ó Dubhghaill'. Review Essay [Details]

Magazine Article

  Year Publication
(2021) Bent coppers and Lagan bubbles: the art of Tedisms in Line of Duty.
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2021) Bent coppers and Lagan bubbles: the art of Tedisms in Line of Duty. RTÉ Brainstorm Magazine Article [Details]

Invited Lectures

  Year Publication
(2019) From Sligo to the 'Richest Hill on Earth', Butte, Montana [Hawk's Well Theatre, Sligo].
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2019) From Sligo to the 'Richest Hill on Earth', Butte, Montana [Hawk's Well Theatre, Sligo]. The Way We Were, Hawk's Well Theatre, Sligo: Invited Lectures [Details]
(2019) Interpreting Brexit [University of Montana, Missoula, Montana].
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2019) Interpreting Brexit [University of Montana, Missoula, Montana]. Missoula, Montana: University of Montana Invited Lectures [Details]
(2018) An tAthair Peadar – a shaol agus a shaothar [Daonscoil an Fhómhair 2018, Guagán Barra].
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2018) An tAthair Peadar – a shaol agus a shaothar [Daonscoil an Fhómhair 2018, Guagán Barra]. Invited Lectures [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2021) Europhras 2021 (European Association for Phraseology International Conference),
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2021) Thoir Thiar Thall - East, West and Beyond (all over the place): a phraseological analysis of directional and locational adverbs in Irish-language idioms. [Oral Presentation], Europhras 2021 (European Association for Phraseology International Conference), University of Louvain (Louvain-la-Neuve) , 06-SEP-21 - 09-SEP-21. [Details]
(2021) Corpus Linguistics 2021,
Ní Loingsigh, K., Ó Meachair, M., Ó Cleircín, G., Ó Raghallaigh, B, Bhreathnach, U. (2021) From Galltacht to Gaeltacht: a diachronic corpus-based analysis of references to Ireland’s linguistic regions. [Oral Presentation], Corpus Linguistics 2021, University of Limerick , 13-JUL-21 - 16-JUL-21. [Details]
(2019) IRAAL (Irish Association for Applied Linguistics),
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2019) Metaphors others live by. [Oral Presentation], IRAAL (Irish Association for Applied Linguistics), NUI Galway , 30-NOV-19 - 30-NOV-19. [Details]
(2019) XVIth International Congress of Celtic Studies,
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2019) A fresh look at the correspondence between An tAthair Peadar Ua Laoghaire and Eoin Mac Néill. [Oral Presentation], XVIth International Congress of Celtic Studies, Bangor University , 22-JUL-19 - 26-JUL-19. [Details]
(2018) Doras isteach don domhan: an t-aistriúchán liteartha in Éirinn agus thar lear,
Ní Loingsigh, K., Ó Ciardubháin, C. (2018) Cleachtadh a dhéanann máistreacht: léann an aistriúcháin a theagasc ag an tríú leibhéal. [Oral Presentation], Doras isteach don domhan: an t-aistriúchán liteartha in Éirinn agus thar lear, Lárionad De Bhaldraithe: Scoil na Gaeilge, an Léinn Cheiltigh agus Bhéaloidis UCD , 20-OCT-18 - 20-OCT-18. [Details]
(2018) IVACS One-Day Symposium, Corpus Research in Challenging Contexts,
Ní Loingsigh, K., Ó Cleircín, G., Bhreathnach, Ú. and Ó Raghallaigh, B. (2018) Corpas na Gaeilge Comhaimseartha: a monolingual corpus of contemporary written Irish. [Oral Presentation], IVACS One-Day Symposium, Corpus Research in Challenging Contexts, Maynooth Univesity , 24-FEB-18 - 24-FEB-18. [Details]
(2017) Ar an Imeall i Lár an Domhain?’: an tairseachúlacht i litríocht agus i gcultúr na hÉireann agus na hEorpa,
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2017) “Fut fat agus cat a’s dá eireaball a dhéanamh”: múnla chun nathanna Gaeilge a rangú i mbunachar i gcomhthéacs nathanna forleathana san Eoraip agus níos faide i gcéin. [Oral Presentation], Ar an Imeall i Lár an Domhain?’: an tairseachúlacht i litríocht agus i gcultúr na hÉireann agus na hEorpa, Prague, Czech Republic , 14-SEP-17 - 17-SEP-17. [Details]
(2016) Tionól 2016,
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2016) Rangú ar chnuasach nathanna as saothar an Athar Peadar Ua Laoghaire. [Oral Presentation], Tionól 2016, Scoil an Léinn Cheiltigh, Institiúid Ard-Léinn Bhaile Átha Cliath , 17-NOV-16 - 19-NOV-16. [Details]
(2016) Comhdháil Chuimhneacháin Eleanor Knott 2016,
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2016) Eleanor Knott agus an tAthair Peadar Ó Laoghaire: beirt scoláirí léinn. [Oral Presentation], Comhdháil Chuimhneacháin Eleanor Knott 2016, Coláiste na Tríonóide, Baile Átha Cliath , 28-APR-16 - 28-APR-16. [Details]
(2016) 9th Europhras International Congress,
Ní Loingsigh, K. (2016) An analysis of Irish-language idioms relating to the body. [Oral Presentation], 9th Europhras International Congress, Trier University , 01-AUG-16 - 03-AUG-16. [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2021 Teaching Hero Award USI/National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
2020 Scéim Sparánachta Cholmcille 2020 Foras na Gaeilge
2018 Research travel grant (staff) Dublin City University
2016 An Séala Creidiúnaithe d'Aistritheoirí Foras na Gaeilge
2014 Research travel grant (student) Dublin City University
2013 1st place: Tell It Straight | Communications Competition Dublin City University
2012 Comhaltacht Taighde PhD (2012-2016) Fiontar, Dublin City University

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
European Association for Phraseology (EUROPHRAS) Gnáthbhall reatha /
Centre for Applied Linguistics and Multilingualism (CALM) Gnáthbhall reatha /
Translation Studies Network of Ireland (TSNI) Gnáthbhall reatha /
COMHAR Bord stiúrtha /
Cló Léann na Gaeilge Grúpa Maoirseachta /
Irish Association for Applied Linguistics (IRAAL) Gnáthbhall 01-JAN-19 / 31-DEC-20
European Association for Lexicography (EURALEX) Gnáthbhall 01-JAN-18 / 31-DEC-20

Modules Taught

  Term/Year Module Title Module Code Subject / Desc
2019/20 Litríocht na Gaeilge II NG364
2019- Litríocht agus Cultúr na Linne NG1106
2019- Téamaí i Nuafhilíocht na Gaeilge NG2109
2019- An Gearrscéal sa Ghaeilge NG2101
2020- Próslitríocht na Gaeilge NG4109
2019- Teoiricí Liteartha agus Cultúir NG6108
2019- Modhanna Taighde NG6106
2020- An Prós Comhaimseartha GF101
2020- Litríocht Chomhaimseartha na Gaeilge 1 GF205