IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 307: Saints' Cults across the Insular World, II

Monday 10 July 2006, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:Survey of Dedications to Saints in Pre-Reformation Scotland, University of Edinburgh
Organiser:Stephen Boardman, School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
Moderator/Chair:John Reuben Davies, Department of Scottish History, University of Edinburgh
Paper 307-aThe Cult of St George in Late Medieval Scotland
(Language: English)
Stephen Boardman, School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
Index terms: Crusades, Religious Life
Paper 307-bGaelic Personal Names as a Source for Irish Saints' Cults in Northern England and Southern Scotland
(Language: English)
Fiona Edmonds, St John's College, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Hagiography, Religious Life
Paper 307-cThe International Wanderings of St Andrew
(Language: English)
James E. Fraser, Department of Scottish History, University of Edinburgh
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Hagiography, Religious Life
Abstract

An examination of the establishment and growth of individual saints cults across and beyond supposed political/ethnic/linguistic divides in medieval Britain and Ireland.