Jefferiss (Paul) (ed.), Mahon (William J.) (ed.): Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium: Volume V, 1985 / edited by Paul Jefferiss and William J. Mahon.
Cambridge, MA: Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University, 1985. viii + 415 pp.


Nilsen (Kenneth E.): Three Irish manuscripts in Massachussets.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 1–21.
1. Chestnut Hill, MA: Boston College; 2. Chicopee, MA: Our Lady of the Elms College; 3. MS in the possession of H. W. Longfellow of Cambridge, MA (MS Longfellow 5709).

Tymoczko (Maria): Unity and duality: a theoretical perspective on the ambivalence of Celtic goddesses.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 22–37.

Deprez (Viviane), Hale (Ken): Resumptive pronouns in Irish.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 38–48.

Patterson (Nerys): Kinship law or number symbolism? Models of distributive justice in Old Irish law.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 49–86.
Argues that the alignment of the distributive schemes to the system of dividing lineage and land was influenced by Christian numeric symbolism, discussing in particular the model exposed in Bechbretha.

Doan (James): Sovereignty aspects in the roles of women in medieval Irish and Welsh society.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 87–102.

Africa (Dorothy C.): St. Malachy the Irishman: kinship, clan and reform.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 103–127.

Swartz (Dorothy Dilts): The beautiful women and the warriors in the LL TBC and in twelfth-century neo-classical rhetoric.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 128–146.

O’Leary (Philip): Unwise and unlovable: translation in the early days of the Gaelic revival.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 147–171.

Armstrong (John): A glossarial index of nouns and adjectives in Irish grammatical tracts II-IV.
In PHCC 5 (1985), pp. 187–410.