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.@CelticStudents Conference Timetable / Clàr-ama na co-labhairt ACSIB #Glaschu2017

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Clàr an seo / Register here The 5th Annual Conference of the Association of Celtic Students of Ireland and BritainDisathairne 25mh Màrt 2017 Saturday 25th March 2017
09:00 - 17:00
Togalach Mheadaigeach Wolfson, Oilthigh Ghlaschu, Lònach an Oilthigh, G12 8QQ Alba Wolfson Medical Building, University of Glasgow, University Avenue, G12 8QQ Scotland
Clàr-ama na Co-labhairt / Conference Timetable
DiHaoine (24mh) / Friday (25th)
20:00  Cèilidh sòisealta / Social get-together

DiSathairne (25mh) / Saturday (25th)

09:00Clàradh / Registration
09:30Fàilte / Welcome
Seisean 1 / Session 1
09:45RonaWilkie, Oilthigh Dhùn Èideann / University of Edinburgh(Gàidhlig / Scottish Gaelic)
"Hopeless in Tone": Highland Political Activity 1851-1880
Many Gaelic scholars lament at the “depressing and even hopeless” tone (Sorley MacLean) of the Highland reaction to the Clearances. Historians often argue that it was socio-economic oncerns that precipitated political action, and that these encounters were rare and a b…