https://journal.fi/scf/issue/feed Studia Celtica Fennica 2022-04-08T03:16:27+03:00 Sarah Waidler sw157@nyu.edu Open Journal Systems <p>Studia Celtica Fennica is the Yearbook of the&nbsp;<a href="https://sfksry.wordpress.com/about/in-english/"><strong>Finnish Society for Celtic Studies, SFKS</strong></a>, published annually since 2004.<br><br>Annual&nbsp;<strong>international peer-reviewed journal</strong>&nbsp;dedicated to <strong>all periods of the history, literature and languages of the </strong><strong>Celtic-speaking countries. </strong>This includes, but is not limited to:</p> <p><strong>Antiquarianism</strong></p> <p><strong>Archaeology</strong></p> <p><strong>Cultural Studies</strong></p> <p><strong>Folklore</strong></p> <p><strong>History</strong></p> <p><strong>Linguistics</strong></p> <p><strong>Literary Studies</strong></p> <p><strong>Studies in Historiography and Historical Contexts</strong></p> <p><strong>We use a double-blind peer review process</strong>. If the editors decide that the submitted article fits the themes and standards of the journal, then it will be sent anonymously to a minimum of two peer reviewers who are experts in the field. The referees are independent in relation to the reviewed manuscript. The reviewers suggest that a) the article is accepted for publication, b) revisions are required, c) should be resubmitted for review after revisions, d) should be resubmitted elsewere or e) declined. The editors make decisions concerning the publication after consulting the reviewers' comments.&nbsp;<br><br><strong>Published as an Open Access journal online. Printed versions of the journal were published until 2019. </strong>Copies of past issues of the journal may be purchased from Bookstore Tiedekirja, Kirkkokatu 14, Helsinki, https://www.tiedekirja.fi or contact Silva Nurmio (silva.nurmio@helsinki.fi).</p> <p>Editors in chief: Silva Nurmio, University of Helsinki, Sarah Waidler, New York University &amp; Ciaran McDonough, University College Dublin.</p> https://journal.fi/scf/article/view/115981 Review of Motta, F., Studi Celtici 2022-04-08T03:16:27+03:00 David Stifter david.stifter@mu.ie 2022-04-08T00:00:00+03:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Studia Celtica Fennica https://journal.fi/scf/article/view/107597 When is a Knight a Knight? 2021-04-20T10:31:58+03:00 Claudia Zimmermann zimmermann_claudia@hotmail.com <div class="page" title="Page 1"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <p><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">The Middle Welsh </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">Ystoryaeu Seint Greal</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">, the ‘Stories of the Holy Grail’, are a late fourteenth-century translation of two thirteenth-century Old French Arthurian texts—</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">La Queste del Saint Graal </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">and </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">Le Haut Livre du Graal </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">(</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">Perlesvaus</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">). Statistical analysis shows evidence of a sophisticated and so far unique system for the use of the adjective </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">urda</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'Brill'; font-style: italic;">Ỽ</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">l </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">(Mod. Welsh </span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans'; font-style: italic;">urddol</span><span style="font-size: 10.000000pt; font-family: 'GillSans';">) ‘ordained’ in qualifying the status of otherwise unknown knights. </span></p> </div> </div> </div> 2022-10-24T00:00:00+03:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Studia Celtica Fennica