Dr Elliott Lash

Early Irish (Sean-Ghaeilge), Chronologicon Hibernicum

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Biography

Professional Experience:
2016-Present - Post-Doctoral Researcher on the ERC Horizon 2020 project, Chronologicon Hibernicum, at Maynooth University.
2014-2016 - ZIC-Marie Curie 2-Year Fellow, Zukunftskolleg, Universität Konstanz.
2011-2014 - O'Donovan Scholar in Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies.

Education:
2012 - PhD in Linguistics - University of Cambridge - dissertation: “Synchronic and Diachronic Analysis of Old Irish Copular Clauses”.
2007 - MPhil in Linguistics - University of Cambridge - thesis: "Diachrony of Irish Non-Finite Complementation”.
2005 - BA (cum laude) in Linguistics - Georgetown University (Washington DC).

Research Interests

General and Historical Linguistics, Syntactic Theory, Old Irish language and linguistics, Modern Irish syntax, Coptic language and linguistics

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2019 'Transitivity and Subject Positions in Old Irish'
Lash E. (2019) 'Transitivity and Subject Positions in Old Irish'. Transactions of the Philological Society, [DOI] [full-text] [Details]
2019 'A newly deciphered gloss on the Cadmug Gospels (Fulda, Landesbibliothek, MS Bonifatianus 3, folio 39a)'
Elliott Lash (2019) 'A newly deciphered gloss on the Cadmug Gospels (Fulda, Landesbibliothek, MS Bonifatianus 3, folio 39a)'. Celtica, 31 :1-4 [full-text] [Details]
2019 'The Old Irish glosses in Bern, Burgerbibliothek, Cod. 207'
Lash, E. (2019) 'The Old Irish glosses in Bern, Burgerbibliothek, Cod. 207'. KELTISCHE FORSCHUNGEN, 8 :1-5 [DOI] [full-text] [Details]
2018 'Coordinate subjects, expletives, and the epp in early Irish'
Lash E.;Griffith A. (2018) 'Coordinate subjects, expletives, and the epp in early Irish'. Journal of Celtic Linguistics, 19 :87-156 [DOI] [full-text] [Details]
2017 'A quantitative analysis of E/I variation in old Irish Etar and Ceta'
Lash E. (2017) 'A quantitative analysis of E/I variation in old Irish Etar and Ceta'. Eriu, 67 :141-167 [DOI] [full-text] [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2017 'Evaluating directionality in the internal reconstruction of pre-Old Irish copular clauses'
Lash, E. (2017) 'Evaluating directionality in the internal reconstruction of pre-Old Irish copular clauses' Indo-European Linguistics, 5 (1) :77-129. [DOI] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2018 Chronologicon Hibernicum: A Probabilistic Chronological Framework for Dating Early Irish Language Developments and Literature
Qiu F.;Stifter D.;Bauer B.;Lash E.;Ji T. (2018) Chronologicon Hibernicum: A Probabilistic Chronological Framework for Dating Early Irish Language Developments and Literature Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) , pp.731-740 [DOI] [full-text] [Details]