Mairéad Nic Craith

Mairéad Nic Craith is Professor of Public Folklore at the Institute for Northern Studies (INS) at the University of the Highlands and Islands. A member of the ICOMOS Intangible Cultural Heritage Forum, she is particularly interested in living heritage. Her current research focuses on knowledge and nature in traditional folktales. Mairéad is a member of the Scottish Centre for Geopoetics and a Board Member of the John Moriarty Institute for Ecology and Spirituality in Ireland. Her most recent book is The Vanishing World of the Islandman.

Articles by Mairéad Nic Craith

23rd Dec 2023
23rd Aug 2023

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