Sjöblom (Tom)

Sjöblom (Tom): On the threshold: the sacredness of borders in early Irish literature.
In Ulidia 1 (1994), pp. 159–164.
Discusses cosmological and religious meanings attached to boundaries in Táin bó Cuailnge.
Sjöblom (Tom): Advice from a birdman: ritual injunctions and royal instructions in TBDD.
In Celtica helsingiensia (1996), pp. 233–251.
Ahlqvist (Anders) (ed.), Banks (Glyn Welden) (ed.), Latvio (Riita) (ed.), Nyberg (Harri) (ed.), Sjöblom (Tom) (ed.): Celtica helsingiensia: proceedings from a symposium on Celtic Studies / edited by Anders Ahlqvist, Glyn Welden Banks, Riita Latvio, Harri Nyberg, Tom Sjöblom.
CHL, 107. Helsinki: Societas Scientiarum Fennica, 1996. vi + 299 pp.
Rev. by
Pádraig Ó Macháin, in Éigse 30 (1997), pp. 230-231.
Hildegard Tristram, in CMCS 40 (Winter, 2000), pp. 71-77.
Sjöblom (Tom): Before geis became magical: a study of the evolution of an early Irish religious concept.
In StC 32 (1998), pp. 85–94.
Critical anthropological assessment of D. Greene, Tabu in early Irish narrative, in Medieval narrative (1978), pp. 9-19.
Sjöblom (Tom): Introduction: representing Celticity.
In Aspects of Celticity (2000), pp. 7–16.
Sjöblom (Tom): Early Irish taboos: a study in cognitive history.
CRel, 5. Helsinki: Department of Comparative Religion, University of Helsinki, 2000. 279 pp. (Comparative religion, 5).
Sjöblom (Tom): To bind and to separate: some preliminary ideas of early Irish injunctions.
Sjöblom (Tom): Mind-stories: a cognitive approach to the role of narratives in early Irish tradition.
In CMCS 47 (Summer 2004), pp. 59–72.
Revisits the three approaches to the interpretation of narratives (namely, mimetic, mythological and textualist) advocated for by T. Ó Cathasaigh, Pagan survivals: the evidence of early Irish narrative, in Ireland and Europe: the early church, ed. by P. Ní Chatháin and M. Richter (Stuttgart 1984) to conclude in favour of social cognition.
Sjöblom (Tom): The Irish origins of Purgatory.
In SCF 2 (2005), pp. 152–165.
Sjöblom (Tom): The great mother: the cult of the bear in the Celtic tradition.
In SCF 3 (2006), pp. 71–78.
Sjöblom (Tom): Beyond narratives: taboos as an early Irish custom.
Sjöblom (Tom): In memoriam Anders Ahlqvist.
In SCF 15 (2018), pp. 5–6.