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Táinig an tráth nóna: old age in classical Irish religious verse

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dc.contributor.author Ó Riain, Gordon
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-27T14:56:21Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-27T14:56:21Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Gordon Ó Riain (2015) 'Táinig an tráth nóna: old age in Classical Irish religious verse' In: Caoimhín Breatnach, Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail(Eds.). Aon don éigse: essays marking Osborn Bergin s centenary lecture on bardic poetry (1912). Dublin : Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/5857
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Old age and fear of Judgement are common themes in the religious poetry of late medieval and early modern Ireland. These widespread themes are, of course, well attested in other periods and in many other literatures. The purpose of the present paper is: (1) to provide a brief introduction to the topos of old age in Classical Irish religious verse, and (2) to trace the use and development of the word nóin in this context. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Aon don Éigse: Essays Marking Osborn Bergin's Centenary Lecture on Bardic Poetry (1912), Caoimhín Breatnach and Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail (eds); pp. 127-153
dc.subject religious poetry en_US
dc.subject late medieval early modern Ireland en_US
dc.title Táinig an tráth nóna: old age in classical Irish religious verse en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2017-06-22T12:34:37Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1647687
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.description.status Peer reviewed


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