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Bibliographia Humboldtiana Index

Bibliographia Humboldtiana

IV. Translations in 2016

Foreign languages and cultures

Fomin, Dr. Maxim

University of Ulster, United Kingdom
Field of research: Celtic studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Maier Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Maxim Fomin, Séamus Mac Mathúna: Stories of the Sea: Maritime Memorates of Ireland and Scotland. Berlin: Curach bhán publications, 2016, 96 pp. [maritime folklore; memorates; Irish folklore; Scottish folklore; fishing; supernatural; Irish folklore commission; ].

  • Maxim Fomin: The Hunt Scenes of the Irish High Crosses and the Iconography of the Continental Celtic Stag Deity. In: Text and Image: Essential Problems in Art History. 1(2), 2016, p. 6 - 18 [Celtic mythology; sacred hunt; Celtic ideology of kingship; St. Patrick; sacred animals; deer-cult].

  • Maxim Fomin: Evolution of the ‘Righteous Rule’ Concept in Antiquity and Early Medieval Ages. In: History and Theory of Culture: The Almanac. 1, 2016, p. 175 - 196 [righteous ruling; ideology of kingship; early Ireland; early India; ].

  • Maxim Fomin: Legends of Religious Conversion of the Islands of Tory and Sri Lanka (on the basis of Pali and Medieval Irish Narrative Traditions). In: Atlantica: Notes in Historical Poetics. . 13, 2016, p. 4 - 27 Original author: Maxim Fomin (Russian) [religious conversion; saints' legends; hagiography; fight of the cultural hero with the chthonic monster].

Opland, Dr. Jeffrey

SOAS, University of London, South Africa
Field of research: African studies; African languages and cultures
Host: Prof. Dr. Ekkehard Wolff Universität Leipzig
  • Jeff Opland Peter T. Mtuze ed and trans: Umoya wembongi: collected poems (1922-1935). Pietermaritzburg: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2016, 416 pp. Original author: John Solilo (English) [South Africa African languages Xhosa literature poetry].