Univerity of Wales Milestones Conference and Call for Papers

To celebrate its twentieth anniversary, the Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic studies is hosting a major international
conference on the topic ‘Milestones’, a theme which offers an opportunity for scholars to discuss significant junctures in the development of the archaeology, histories, languages, literatures and national identity of Wales and the other Celtic countries in any period.

Plenary speakers include Jane Aaron, Barry Cunliffe, Sioned Davies, R. J. W. Evans, Dafydd Johnston, Richard Wyn Jones, Catherine McKenna, Prys Morgan, Pádraig Ó Riain, Murray Pittock, and Chris Williams.

250-word abstracts of papers to Professor Geraint H. Jenkins, Director, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3HH or by e-mail to gcj@aber.ac.uk. Deadline for abstracts: 16 December 2004. Both English-language and Welsh-language sectional sessions will be held, and a translation service will be provided for plenary lectures in Welsh.