Dindshenchas 11: Tocmarc Étaíne 3 – A Game of Fidchell
As we reach the final section of “The Wooing of Étaín”, a game of fidchell leads to some epic gains and losses. There will be archaic poetry, incest, a War of the Worlds and some civil engineering.
Join the Story Archaeologists as they encounter a tale where text and archaeology come together in an extraordinary way.
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Music: “Tam Lin” by Gian Castello.
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- Tagged: Acallam na nÉces, Archaeology, Ardagh Hill, Brí Leith, Corlea, dindshenchas, Early Irish Language, Étaín, Iron Age, Longford, Midir, Otherworld, poetry, The Wooing of Étaín, Tocmairc Étaíne, Túatha Dé Danann