This autumn term (2021), I teach the following courses:
This spring term (2021) I teach the following courses:
- IRSK 1200 - Introduction to Old Irish language and literature (https://www.uio.no/studier/emner/hf/iln/IRSK1200/v21/)
- IRSK 2400/4400 - Special topic in Celtic Studies (https://www.uio.no/studier/emner/hf/iln/IRSK2400/v21/index.html)
Doctoral research project
A study of the medieval Irish grammatical treatise Auraicept na nÉces and its place in the history of linguistics, as part of the project Myth about Language in the Middle Ages (vide supra) with project leader Mikael Males.
Auraicept na nÉces: A Diachronic Approach. With an Edition from the Book of Uí Mhaine (2020). Defended on the 4th of June 2021.
2014: BA Old Norse and Celtic Studies, University of Oslo
2015: Erasmus semester, Háskóli Íslands, Reykjavík
2016: MA Old Norse/Irish Philology, University of Oslo. Thesis: "Vernacular Alphabets in Auraicept na nÉces and The Third Grammatical Treatise".
2016-2017: Diplôme Européen d'Études Médiévales, FIDEM, Rome
2017-2021: Doctoral research fellow in Irish philology, University of Oslo
2021-2024: Postdoctoral research fellow, Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies, University of Oslo and Classics Department, NUI Galway. Supported by the Research Council of Norway. https://www.nuigalway.ie/classics/research/postdocs/engesland/