CFP: The Animal in Ireland, Real and Imagined: An International and Interdisciplinary Symposium

21-23 February 2025, University of Wurzburg, Germany Irish cultural identity has been closely identified with the animal from the beginning of recorded history and beyond. Irish mythology and folklore, like all traditional lore, feature nonhuman animals, hybrid human-nonhuman beings, and tales of metamorphosis between the two. Warm familiarity with and respectful honouring of the nonhuman animal has been a part of

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