Maxim Fomin

Dr

  • Northlands Road, Magee Campus

    BT48 7JL Londonderry

    United Kingdom

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Biography

Bio: Dr Maxim Fomin gained his Masters degree in History and Theory of World Culture from Moscow State University in 1998. In 2002, he has gained PhD in Cultural Anthropology, History and Theory of World Culture and History of Religion at Moscow State University by public defence of the doctoral thesis on the topic of righteous kingship in Indo-European societies. He also worked for a PhD in Early and Medieval Irish from University College Cork which he was awarded in 2003. Specialisms: Irish folklore and oral culture, comparative studies of folk beliefs and cultural practices in European and Oriental traditions, Irish oral narrative, international folktales and migratory legends, public celebrations and calendar festivals, Celto-Slavic parallels in language, medieval narrative literature and folklore, Irish-Indian connections and cultural parallels, comparative linguistics, digitisation and linguistic computing in Celtic Studies, bibliography of Celtic scholars in the 19th and early 20th cc. Affiliations: He is Secretary and Equality and Diversity Officer of the Learned Association Societas Celto-Slavica, as well as its Founding Member and General Editor of Studia Celto-Slavica series. He is member of the Awarding Committee, AHRC Doctoral Training Programme in Celtic Studies (led by University of Glasgow) and of the Irish Humanities Alliance (RIA, Dublin). He is member of the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung research network, supported by the government of the Federal Republic of Germany, having spent his Experienced Researcher Fellowship at the Eberhard-Karl University of Tübingen in 2016-7. 

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University College Cork

19 Mar 20002 Jun 2003

PhD, Moscow State University

1 Nov 199822 Feb 2002

Master, Moscow State University

1 Sep 19931 Jun 1998

External positions

Visiting Lecturer in Irish Folklore, Universite de Bretagne Occidentale

1 Sep 2017 → …

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Research Output 2003 2018

Hunting the deer in Celtic and Indo-European Mythological Contexts

Fomin, M., 1 Feb 2018, Celtic Myth in the 21st Century: The Gods and their Stories in a Global Perspective. Lyle, E. (ed.). Cardiff, p. 73-87

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Domestication
Hunting
Deer
Nature
Written Sources

Multilingual Practices and Linguistic Contacts in Pre-Patrician Ireland and Late Roman Britain

Fomin, M., 31 May 2018, 8, p. 151-172

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Roman Britain
Ireland
Linguistic Contact
Late Roman
Latin Language

Mutual Regard: An Anthology of Indo-Irish Writings

Mac Mathúna, S. (ed.), Welch, R. A. (ed.), York, R. (ed.), Kapoor, K. (ed.), Fomin, M. (ed.), Ó Ciardha, E. (ed.) & Sareen, S. K. (ed.), 2018, 1st ed. New Delhi. 712 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Irishman
contact
symbolism
country of origin
history

Review of Carey, John (ed.): Buile Suibhne: perspectives and reassessments

Fomin, M., 25 Jan 2018, In : Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie. 64, 1, p. 443–451 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
speaking
language
Society
Subsidiaries
Irish Language

Studia Celto-Slavica 9: Journal of the Learned Association Societas Celto-Slavica, volume 9

Fomin, M. (ed.), Mac Mathúna, S. (ed.), Mikhailova, T. (ed.), Johnston, D. (ed.), Gvozdanovic, J., German, G., Parina, E., Bloch-Trojnar, M., Ó Fionnáin, M., Asmus, S. & Jaworski, S., 17 Dec 2018, Brest. 139 p. (Studia Celto-Slavica; vol. 9)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Open Access
File
Rhotics
Colloquium
Fricatives
Verbal Nouns
Language Varieties

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Publication Peer-review

Studia Celto-Slavica (Journal)

Maxim Fomin (Member of editorial board), Séamus Mac Mathúna (Member of editorial board), Dafydd Johnston (Member of editorial board), Tatyana Mikhailova (Member of editorial board), Jadranka Gvozdanovic (Reviewer), Gary German (Reviewer)
17 Dec 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication Peer-review

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