Borsje (Jacqueline)

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Borsje, Jacqueline (H. J.)

Borsje (Jacqueline)
(canonical title for this page)

nationality: Dutch
(zie tevens het publicatieoverzicht van Nederlandse keltologen)

Publications indexed

selgā has indexed 58 publication(s) by this author/contributor:

Works authored or edited
The earliest entries in the present catalogue did not yet make this distinction on a machine-readable basis, for which reason some publications may appear under a common rubric.

Borsje, Jacqueline, The Celtic evil eye and related mythological motifs in medieval Ireland, Studies in the History and Anthropology of Religion 2, Louvain: Peeters Publishers, 2012.
Borsje, Jacqueline, From chaos to enemy: encounters with monsters in early Irish texts. An investigation related to the process of christianization and the concept of evil, Instrumenta Patristica 29, Turnhout: Brepols, 1996.

Works edited

Borsje, Jacqueline, Ann Dooley, Séamus Mac Mathúna, and Gregory Toner (eds), Celtic cosmology: perspectives from Ireland and Scotland, Papers in Mediaeval Studies 26, Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 2014.

Contributions to journals

Borsje, Jacqueline, “The secret of the Celts revisited”, Religion & Theology 24 (2017): 130–155.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Love magic in medieval Irish penitentials, law and literature: a dynamic perspective”, Studia Neophilologica 84:Supplement 1, Special issue (2012): 6–23.
Tandfonline.com: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Zlo i meniajutshujusia priroda tchudivitsh v renneirlandskih textah [Зло и меняющаяся природа чудовищ в раннеирландских текстах]”, Atlantika 10 (2012): 3–20.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “De eerste persoon enkelvoud in middeleeuwse Ierse toverspreuken”, Kelten: Mededelingen van de Stichting A. G. van Hamel voor Keltische Studies 50 — thema ‘Getallen’ (May, 2011): 3–5.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Rules & legislation on love charms in early medieval Ireland”, Peritia 21 (2010): 172–190.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “[Review of: Stacey, Robin Chapman, Dark speech: the performance of law in early Ireland, The Middle Ages Series, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007]”, Celtic Studies Association of North America Newsletter 26:2 (2009): 8–11.
UvA Digital Academic Repository – PDF: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Het mensenoffer als literair motief in het middeleeuwse Ierland. Deel 2”, In-Nuachta 22 (2007): 8–21.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Het mensenoffer als literair motief in het middeleeuwse Ierland. Deel 1”, In-Nuachta 21 (2005): 15–22.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Fled Bricrenn and tales of terror”, Peritia 19 (2005): 173–192.
Igitur – PDF: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Het mensenoffer als literair motief in het middeleeuwse Ierland”, Nederlands Theologisch Tijdschrift 58 (2004): 46–60.
Borsje, Jacqueline, and Fergus Kelly, “‘The evil eye’ in early Irish literature and law”, Celtica 24 (2003): 1–39.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “[Review of: Wooding, Jonathan M. (ed.), The Otherworld voyage in early Irish literature. An anthology of criticism, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2000]”, Early Medieval Europe 12 (2003): 86–88.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “[Review of: Toorians, Lauran (ed.), Kelten en de Nederlanden van prehistorie tot heden, Orbis Linguarum 1, Leuven and Paris: Peeters, 1998]”, Celtica 24 (2003): 336–340.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Fate in early Irish texts”, Peritia 16 (2002): 214–231.
Igitur – PDF: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The meaning of túathcháech in early Irish texts”, Cambrian Medieval Celtic Studies 43 (Summer, 2002): 1–24.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Zeemonsters en de mythische dimensie van de zee”, Madoc: Tijdschrift over de Middeleeuwen 13 (1999): 268–276.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Abstract: The movement of water as symbolised by monsters in early Irish texts”, in: Black, Ronald, William Gillies, and Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh (eds.), Celtic connections: proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of Celtic Studies, vol. 1, East Linton: Tuckwell Press, 1999. 497–498.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Omens, ordeals and oracles: on demons and weapons in early Irish texts”, Peritia 13 (1999): 224–248.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Een Iers lot”, Kabats 1 (1999): 3–5.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Het Lot in vroegmiddeleeuwse Ierse literatuur”, Nieuwsbrief van het Nederlands Genootschap voor Godsdienstwetenschap 12 (1998): 6–7.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Kijken met een heroïsch en een monastiek oog: betrokkenheid en distantie bij het lezen van oude Ierse teksten”, Nederlands Theologisch Tijdschrift 52 (1998): 265–282.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The movement of water as symbolised by monsters in early Irish texts”, Peritia 11 (1997): 153–170.
Borsje, Jacqueline, and Dáibhí Ó Cróinín, “A monster in the Indian Ocean”, Nederlands Theologisch Tijdschrift 49 (1995): 1–11.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The monster in the river Ness in Vita sancti Columbae: a study of a miracle”, Peritia 8 (1994): 27–34.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The bruch in the Irish version of the Sunday Letter”, Ériu 45 (1994): 83–98.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Middeleeuwse Ierse monsters”, Mededelingen van de Stichting A. G. van Hamel voor Keltische Studies 2 (1992): 1, 11–12.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “[Review of: Edel, Doris, W. P. Gerritsen, and Kees Veelenturf (eds.), Monniken, ridders en zeevaarders: opstellen over vroeg-middeleeuwse Ierse cultuur en Middelnederlandse letterkunde; aangeboden aan Maartje Draak; met een bibliografie van haar publikaties alsmede een autobiografische bijdrage, Amsterdam: Gerard Timmer Prods, 1988] [part 2]”, Mediaevistik. Internationale Zeitschrift für Interdisziplinäre Mittelalterforschung 4 (1991): 417–419.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “[Review of: Edel, Doris, W. P. Gerritsen, and Kees Veelenturf (eds.), Monniken, ridders en zeevaarders: opstellen over vroeg-middeleeuwse Ierse cultuur en Middelnederlandse letterkunde; aangeboden aan Maartje Draak; met een bibliografie van haar publikaties alsmede een autobiografische bijdrage, Amsterdam: Gerard Timmer Prods, 1988] [part 1]”, Mediaevistik. Internationale Zeitschrift für Interdisziplinäre Mittelalterforschung 3 (1990): 337–339.

Contributions to edited collections or authored works

Borsje, Jacqueline, “Medieval Irish spells: ‘words of power’ as performance”, in: Hemel, Ernst van den, and Asja Szafraniec (eds), Words: religious language matters, New York: Fordham University Press, 2016. 35–53.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Celtic spells and counterspells”, in: Ritari, Katja, and Alexandra Bergholm (eds), Understanding Celtic religion: revisiting the pagan past, New Approaches to Celtic Religion and Mythology, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2015. 9–50.
UvA Dare repository: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The second spell in the Stowe Missal”, in: Hambro, Cathinka, and Lars Ivar Widerøe (eds), Lochlann: Festskrift til Jan Erik Rekdal på 60-årsdagen / Aistí in ómós do Jan Erik Rekdal ar a 60ú lá breithe, Oslo: Hermes Academic, 2013. 12–26.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “A spell called éle”, in: Toner, Gregory, and Séamus Mac Mathúna (eds), Ulidia 3: proceedings of the Third International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, University of Ulster, Coleraine 22–25 June, 2009. In memoriam Patrick Leo Henry, Berlin: curach bhán, 2013. 193–212.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Bodb”, in: Koch, John T., and Antone Minard (eds.), The Celts: history, life and culture, 2 vols, vol. 1, Santa Barbara (CA): ABC-Clio, 2012. 100–101.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Liefdestoverij in middeleeuws Ierland”, in: Berlis, Angela, and Anne-Marie Korte (eds.), Alledaags en buitengewoon: spiritualiteit in vrouwendomeinen, Vught: Skandalon, 2012. 97–109.
Dare.uva.nl – e-print: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Digitizing Irish and Dutch charms”, in: Mikhailova, Tatyana, Jonathan Roper, Andrey Toporkov, and Dmitry S. Nikolayev (eds.), Oral charms in structural and comparative light. Proceedings of the Conference of the ISFNR Committee on Charms, Charmers and Charming 27-29th October 2011 Moscow, Moscow: PROBEL-2000, 2011. 128–137.
Verbalcharms.ru – eprint (PDF): <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Supernatural threats to kings: exploration of a motif in the Ulster cycle and in other medieval Irish tales”, in: Ó hUiginn, Ruairí, and Brian Ó Catháin (eds.), Ulidia 2: proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, Maynooth 24-27 July 2005, Maynooth: An Sagart, 2009. 173–194.
UvA Digital Academic Repository: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Sila slova v srednevekovoj Irlandii [The power of words in medieval Ireland]”, in: Mikhailova, T., A. Muradova, and D. Nikolaev (eds.), Magija formuly [The magic of a formula], Moscow: Thesaurus, 2009. 15–20.
UvA Digital Academic Repository: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Monotheistic to a certain extent. The ‘good neighbours’ of God in Ireland”, in: Korte, Anne-Marie, and Maaike de Haardt (eds.), The boundaries of monotheism: interdisciplinary explorations into the foundations of western monotheism, Studies in Theology and Religion 13, Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2009. 53–82.
UvA Digital Academic Repository: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Druids, deer and ‘words of power’: coming to terms with evil in Medieval Ireland”, in: Doorn-Harder, Nelly van, and Lourens Minnema (eds.), Coping with evil in religion and culture. Case studies, Currents of Encounter 35, Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, 2008. 25–49.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Druids, deer and ‘words of power’: coming to terms with evil in Medieval Ireland”, in: Ritari, Katja, and Alexandra Bergholm (eds.), Approaches to religion and mythology in Celtic studies, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2008. 122–149.
UvA Digital Academic Repository: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Human sacrifice in medieval Irish literature”, in: Bremmer, Jan N. (ed.), The strange world of human sacrifice, Leuven: Peeters, 2007. 31–54.
UvA Digital Academic Repository – eprint: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Demonising the enemy: a study of Congal Cáech”, in: Rekdal, Jan Erik, and Ailbhe Ó Corráin (eds.), Proceedings of the Eighth Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Studia Celtica Upsaliensia 7, Uppsala: University of Uppsala, 2007. 21–38.
UvA Digital Academic Repository: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Úath mac Imomain und andere Schreckgespenster — Phantasievolle Kreationen oder traditionelle Elemente des irischen mittelalterlichen Erbes”, in: Birkhan, Helmut (ed.), Kelten-Einfälle an der Donau. Akten des Vierten Symposiums deutschsprachiger Keltologinnen und Keltologen ... Linz/Donau, 17.-21. Juli 2005, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Philosophisch-Historische Klasse, Denkschriften 345, Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2007. 51–65.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The ‘terror of the night’ and the Morrígain: shifting faces of the supernatural”, in: Ó Flaithearta, Mícheál (ed.), Proceedings of the Seventh Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Studia Celtica Upsaliensia 6, Uppsala: University of Uppsala, 2007. 71–98.
Dare.uva.nl – eread: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Bodb”, in: Koch, John T. (ed.), Celtic culture: a historical encyclopedia, 5 vols, Santa Barbara, Denver and Oxford: ABC-Clio, 2006. Vol. 1:220–221.
Igitur: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Verslag van een ‘andere wereld’”, in: Hellemans, Babette, Janneke Raaijmakers, and Carine van Rhijn (eds.), Ooggetuigen van de Middeleeuwen, Amsterdam: Bert Bakker, 2005. 64–65.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Witchcraft and magic”, in: Duffy, Seán (ed.), Medieval Ireland: an encyclopedia, New York and London: Routledge, 2005. 518–520.
Igitur – PDF: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Predznamenovania, predskazania i ispytania: demony i orujie v drevneirlandskih textah”, in: Mikhailova, Tatyana (ed.), Mifologema jentshini-sudbi u drevnih keltov i germancev [Woman as Fate in Old Germanic and Celtic tradition], Moscow: Indrik, 2005. 172–190.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Über die Identität von Nár Túathcháech aus der verlorengegangenen Erzählung Echtrae Chrimthainn Nia Náir”, in: Poppe, Erich (ed.), Keltologie heute: Themen und Fragestellungen. Akten des 3. Deutschen Keltologensymposiums, Marburg, März 2001, Studien und Texte zur Keltologie 6, Münster: Nodus, 2004. 169–193.
Igitur – PDF: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “De goede buren van God: verschillende vormen van inculturatie van het volk van de elfenheuvels in het middeleeuwse Ierse christendom”, in: Burg, Cors van der, Jerry Gort, Reender Kranenborg, Lourens Minnema, and Henk Vroom (eds.), Veelkleurig christendom. Contextualisatie in Noord, Zuid, Oost en West, Religieus Pluralisme en Multiculturaliteit 3, Zoetermeer: Meinema, 2003. 197–210.
Igitur – PDF: <link>
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Het ‘boze oog’ in middeleeuwse Ierse wetteksten”, in: Genee, Inge, Bart Jaski, and Bernadette Smelik (eds.), Arthur, Brigit, Conn, Deirdre... Verhaal, taal en recht in de Keltische wereld. Liber amicorum voor Leni van Strien-Gerritsen, Nijmegen: Stichting Uitgeverij de Keltische Draak, 2003. 38–50.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Approaching danger: Togail Bruidne Da Derga and the motif of being one-eyed”, in: Nagy, Joseph Falaky (ed.), Identifying the 'Celtic', CSANA Yearbook 2, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2002. 75–99.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Evil and the changing nature of monsters in early Irish texts”, in: Olsen, K. E., and L. A. J. R. Houwen (eds.), Monsters and the monstrous in medieval Northwest Europe, Mediaevalia Groningana New Series 3, Leuven, Paris, Sterling Virginia: Peeters, 2001. 59–77.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Women in Columba's Life, as seen through the eyes of his biographer Adomnán”, in: Korte, Anne-Marie (ed.), Women and miracle-stories. A multidisciplinary exploration, Numen Book Series, Studies in the History of Religions 88, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: E. J. Brill, 2001. 87–122.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “De tragedie van Fergus de koning en Dorn de slavin. Een proeve van een Iers-Keltisch conflict”, in: Dröes, F. (et al.) (eds), Proeven van Vrouwenstudies Theologie 3, IIMO Research Publications 36, Zoetermeer: Meinema, 1993. 207–240.

External links

dr. H.J. (Jacqueline) Borsje, University of Amsterdam (UvA).
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