Video: Placenames of the Táin Bó Cúailnge – Guest Lecture by Paul Gosling

NUIG Archaeology Society – This guest lecture from Tuesday 13th of October was video recorded by kind permission of Paul Gosling – There was a tremendous turnout for the event and we would like to extend our gratitude to everybody involved with organising and promoting this very special presentation.

The video and sound quality is not perfect – But the recording will undoubtedly be invaluable to students, researchers and others with an interest in the archaeology, mythology and literature from this period in Ireland.

Paul Gosling lectures full-time on built heritage in the Department of Heritage and Tourism at the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology. He is a professional archaeologist and a member of the Institute of Archaeologists of Ireland. His research interests are focused on archaeological survey and his published work includes reports and papers on the field monuments of Co. Galway and Clare Island, Co. Mayo, as well as the topography of a number of towns. His research on the toponymic aspects of Táin Bó Cúailnge is being published as a series of papers in the County Louth Archaeological & Historical Journal.

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