The privileges of membership in CSANA include two issue each year of the North American Journal of Celtic Studies, the newsletter twice a year, access to the ListServ (CSANA-L), invitations to the annual meeting, the opportunity to purchase publications of the Irish Texts Society at a reduced price, and an invaluable sense of fellowship with Celticists throughout North America and around the world.
CSANA members in good standing are also eligible to compete for any awards and grants the organization offers.
Best Graduate Student Paper Prize. This award is granted to the best graduate student paper delivered at the CSANA annual meeting. The award includes one year free membership in CSANA along with $100 monetary award. Students presenting at the CSANA meeting are invited to submit their papers for consideration after the close of the conference.
To submit for consideration for the 2021 student paper prize, please send a copy of your paper along with any presentation materials used to the conference organizers: Charlene Eska (firstname.lastname@example.org), Joe Eska (email@example.com), and Jo Wolf (firstname.lastname@example.org).
‘A Wrong Turn on the Way to Troy’: Samson and the Classical Tradition in Medieval Ireland
Poetry and the Sound of Grief in Fourteenth-Century Wales
‘Arise and avenge your son’: The role of Medb in Tochmarch Ferbe
Scéla Alaxandair: a re-examination of the textual history
‘As ucht a bhochtanais Ghaeiligh’: Myles na gCopaleen and Irish folklore
Anglicised Irish and Hiberno-English in Dion Boucicualt’s Three Irish Melodramas
Constructive Conflict? Warring, Raiding, and Fighting in the Early Medieval British Isles
Rhetoric and Ethnicity in Gerald of Wales’ Topographia Hibernica
The ‘Heroic Biography’ Pattern in the Birth and Death Tales of Conchobar mac Nessa
How to Join CSANA
All CSANA memberships include a subscription to the North American Journal of Celtic Studies. To become a member, go to https://ohiostatepress.org/NAJCS.html and click on ORDER NAJCS to start the process.
The CSANA financial year runs from January 1 through December 31 with dues collected annually. CSANA offers four different levels of membership:
- Associate ($40 USD/year)
- For students, unemployed/underemployed and retired scholars
- Sustaining ($80 USD/year)
- For regularly employed scholars
- Contributor ($100 USD/year)
- For those wishing to provide further support to CSANA
- Institutional ($124 USD/year)
- For libraries and institutions wishing to subscribe to the journal
Contributors help to defray the expenses of the annual meeting, support grants and awards, and allow CSANA to develop new projects. We encourage you to join at the highest level you can.
Our organization’s most recent by-laws can be found here: csana_bylaws_2019.pdf