Stories of the Sea: Maritime Memorates of Ireland and Scotland

Maxim Fomin, Séamus Mac Mathúna

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The book presents preliminary findings of the AHRC-funded major research project 'Stories of the Sea: A Typological Study of Maritime Memorates in Modern Irish and Scottish Gaelic Folklore Traditions' led by Dr Maxim Fomin and co-directed by Prof. Séamus Mac Mathúna between 01 September 2010 and 01 May 2013.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBerlin
PublisherCurach Bhán Publications
Number of pages0
ISBN (Print)978-3-942002-16-5
Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 26 Aug 2016


  • maritime memorates
  • fishing folklore
  • fishing communities
  • Modern Irish
  • Scottish Gaelic
  • folklore
  • ethnology
  • supernatural
  • sea life
  • fishing customs and traditions
  • Ireland
  • Scotland
  • 19th century
  • 20th century


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