Bray (Dorothy Ann)

Bray (Dorothy Ann): The making of a hero: the legend of St. Patrick and the claims of Armagh.
In Monastic studies 14 (1983), pp. 145–160.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Motival derivations in the Life of St. Samthann.
In StC 20–21 (1985–1986), pp. 78–86.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): The image of St. Brigit in the early Irish church.
In ÉtC 24 (1987), pp. 209–215.
Examines the pagan elements in Brigit’s Life.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Heroic tradition in the lives of the early Irish saints: a study in hagio-biographical patterning.
In NACCS 1 (1988), pp. 261–271.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Secunda Brigida: Saint Ita of Killeedy and Brigidine tradition.
In NACCS 2 (1992), pp. 27–38.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Saint Brigit and the fire from Heaven.
In ÉtC 29 (1992), pp. 105–113.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): A list of motifs in the lives of the early Irish saints.
Helsinki: Academia Scientiarum Fennica, 1992. 138 pp. (Folklore Fellows’ communications, 252).
Rev. by
Dorothy Africa, in Speculum 71/1 (Jan., 1996), pp. 129-132.
Caoimhín Breatnach, in Éigse 31 (1999), pp. 200-202.
Dáithí Ó hÓgáin, in Béaloideas 67 (1999), pp. 194-199.
Clare Stancliffe, in CMCS 31 (Summer, 1996), pp. 73-75.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Allegory in the Navigatio sancti Brendani.
In Viator 26 (1995), pp. 1–10.
Republ. in The Otherworld voyage in early Irish literature, pp. 175-186.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): The manly spirit of St. Monenna.
In 10th ICCS, Edinburgh 1995 (1999), pp. 171–181.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Suckling at the Breast of Christ: a spiritual lesson in an Irish hagiographical motif.
In Peritia 14 (2000), pp. 282–296.
Discusses the rare motif of breast-feeding men, occurring in the lives of Colmán Elo, Berach, and Findchú of Brí Gobhann.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): The study of folk-motifs in early Irish hagiography: problems of approach and rewards at hand.
In Studies in Irish hagiography (2001), pp. 268–277.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Malediction and benediction in the lives of the early Irish saints.
In StC 36 (2002), pp. 47–58.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Miracles and wonders in the composition of the Lives of the early Irish saints.
In Celtic hagiography (2003), pp. 136–147.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Further on white read-eared cows in fact and fiction.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 239–255.
On the possible association of the red-eared fairy cows of the Irish Otherworld and the wild cattle of Chillingham.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): Ireland’s other apostle: Cogitosus’ St. Brigit.
In CMCS 59 (Summer 2010), pp. 55–70.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): The Vita prima of St. Brigit: a preliminary analysis of its composition.
In Narrative in Celtic tradition (2011), pp. 1–15.
Bray (Dorothy Ann): The story of Plea.
In NAJCS 2/1 (2018), pp. 56–78.