Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann)

(1955 – 2015)

6266.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Women in early Irish myths and sagas.
In Crane Bag 4/1 (1980), pp. 12–19.
Republ. in The Crane Bag book of Irish studies, ed. by Mark Patrick Hederman and Richard Kearney (Dublin 1982), pp. 525-532.

On the goddess of sovereignty; extraordinary conceptions and births; association with love and the death of a lover.

5766.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): An Banshenchas.
In LCC 12 (1982), pp. 5–29.
5771.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Leabhar Laighean.
In LCC 13 (1982), pp. 5–40.
1759.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): A possible source for Keating´s Forus feasa ar Éirinn.
In Éigse 19/1 (1982), pp. 61–81.
Keating may have used Prose Banshenchas in his account of the kings of Ireland.
796.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): The manuscript tradition of the Banshenchas.
In Ériu 33 (1982), pp. 109–135.
1. The metrical Banshenchas (composed by Gilla Mo-Dutu Ó Caiside in 1147); 2. The prose Banshenchas (archetype composed c. 1147-69). MB found in 4 MSS: TCD 1339 (H 2.18; LL), RIA D ii 1 (Bk of Uí Mhaine), NLI G 3, RIA 23 P 2 (Bk of Lecan); 8 copies of PB found in MSS: RIA 23 P 2 (Bk of Lecan), RIA 23 P 12 (Bk of Ballymote), RIA D ii 1 (Bk of Uí Mhaine), Brussels 2542-3, NLS Adv. 72.1.7, TCD H 3. 17.
5780.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Scéal Dheirdre.
In LCC 14 (1983), pp. 39–89.
7157.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Maol Íosa Ó Brolcháin: his work and family.
In Donegal annual 38 (1986), pp. 3–19.
Discusses the history of the Ó Brolcháin family, focusing on the poet Máel Ísu.
7278.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Maol Íosa Ó Brolcháin: an assessment.
In SAM 12/1 (1986), pp. 43–67.
5796.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Maol Íosa Ó Brolcháin agus a chine.
In LCC 16 (1986), pp. 87–109.
12821.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Maol Íosa Ó Brolcháin.
Maigh Nuad: An Sagart, 1986. 99 pp.
Edition of twelve poems by or attributed to Máel Ísu ua Brolcháin: 1. A aingil/beir a Míchíl mórfheartaig; 2. A Choimdiu baíd; 3. A Choimdiu, nom-chomét; 4. Búaid crábuidh, búaid n-ailithre; 5. Deus meus adiuva me; 6. Dia hAíne ní longu; 7. In Spirut Naem immunn; 8. Ocht n-éric na ndualach; 9. A Chrínóc, cubaid do cheól; 10. At-lochar duit, a mo Rí; 11. Rob soraid in sét-sa; 12. Mo chinaid i comláine. With Irish translation and notes.
5668.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Re tóin mná: in pursuit of troublesome women.
In Ulidia 1 (1994), pp. 115–121.
Studies misogynistic attitudes present in early Irish literature, particularly in the Ulster Cycle.
13328.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): The Banshenchas revisited.
In Chattel, servant or citizen (1995), pp. 70–81.
5582.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): The Tara-Skryne or the Gabhra Valley in early Irish literature.
In RíM 17 (2006), pp. 1–15.
10836.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Serglige Con Culainn: a possible re-interpretation.
In Ulidia 2 (2009), pp. 344–355.
11859.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): An introduction to early Irish literature.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2009. x + 210 pp.
Rev. by
Dagmar Bronner, in ZCP 58 (2011), pp. 298-300.
Kevin Murray, in Éigse 39 (2016), pp. 387-391.
Paul Russell, in ÉtC 38 (2012), pp. 321-324.
Dan M. Wiley, in Speculum 86/4 (Oct., 2011), pp. 1103-1104.
Mark Williams, in CMCS 61 (Summer, 2011), pp. 93-95.
13531.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): The Banshenchas: genealogy and women of the Ulster Cycle.
In Ulidia 3 (2013), pp. 75–85.
12573.
Ní Bhrolcháin (Muireann): Irish Jezebels: women talking. Gendered discourse in early Irish literature.
In Saltair saíochta [Fs. Mac Eoin] (2013), pp. 199–210.